History, tourist information, and nearby accommodation
The burial mound is an elongated barrow, rather the round barrows which are generally more common in the Sussex downlands. The site has also been called Solomon's Thumb.
About Bevis's Thumb
Address: Compton, West Sussex, England
Attraction Type: Prehistoric Site
Location: Eight miles south-west of Midhurst, off the B2146. From Compton follow signs for the Mardens. The barrow is located on a footpath south from Long Lane.
Photo Credit: Simon Carey, licensed for reuse under the Creative Commons Licence
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