Farway Common Barrows

What will I see?

These barrows are on private land. However, the landowner does allow groups, which have been pre-booked through the AONB, to walk through this fascinating barrow landscape, where you can see huge individual barrows as well as a row of smaller ones.

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How do I get there?

Contact us on 01404 46663 and sign up for an AONB Bronze Age landscape walk

Can I find out more?

Artefacts found at this location can be seen at the Royal Albert Memorial Museum at Exeter

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East Devon AONB Partnership
Kennaway House
Coburg Road, Sidmouth
EX10 8NG

Tel: 01404 46663

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