Chesel

CHESEL, a hamlet, in the parish of Winterslow, union of Alderbury, hundred of Alderbury, Salisbury and Amesbury, and S. divisions of Wilts, 8 miles (E. by N.) from Salisbury. About a mile from this place is a curious earthwork, of oval form, containing five acres, and supposed to have been a Roman amphitheatre; on the north side is a large rampart.

Transcribed from A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, 7th edition, published in 1848.

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