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Ancient and Historical Monuments in the County of Gloucester Iron Age and Romano-British Monuments in the Gloucestershire Cotswolds. Originally published by Her Majesty's Stationery Office, London, 1976.

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Buckland. (1) Hill-fort on Burhill.

(8 miles W. of Cirencester)

(1) Mound, possibly Roman (SO 89560384), N. of Middle Hill Farm, was totally carted away in 1866; original accounts refer to the find-place as 'Bisley Common'. Finds included: six Roman altars, four of them to Mars and two small ones uninscribed, a 2nd-century coin, Roman pottery, bones and 'unctuous animal matter'. Surviving objects are in Stroud Museum.

TBGAS, V (1880–1), II, 39; 60 (1938), 297. Toynbee (1964), 154. Further information from Mr. L. J. Walrond.