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Cophead, Wiltshire

Historical Description

Cophead, a wooded knoll, crowned by a conspicuous ditched barrow, 1½ mile NNE of Warminster, in Wilts. The barrow was opened by Sir R. C. Hoare, and found to contain a human skeleton, with beads, flints, and deer-horns.

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