Gallibury Down, Isle of Wight

Historical Description

Gallibury Down, an eminence between Brixton Down and Bowcomb Down, in the Isle of Wight, 3½ miles SW of Newport. Numerous artificial excavations are in a hollow or vale at its south skirt, and are supposed to be vestiges of an ancient British village.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5