- Winterbourne Gunner
Winterbourne Gunner is a small
villagein the UK but seems larger, as it joins on to Winterbourne Dauntsey, which itself is joined on to Winterbourne Earls. It is located in Wiltshirein Englandabout five miles northeast of Salisburysituated on the A338. The Defence CBRN Centreis located to the southeast of the village and the River Bourne runs close by. The friendly village benifits from a small but well run junior/ Infants school which is a short walk into Winterbourne Earls and the village has a post office with a small shop.
Winterbourne Gunner has had quite some archaeological interest, for example in an episode of
Time Team(season 2, "Saxon Graves") in which early 6th century Saxon graves near Salt Lane were investigated. Interesting to see are also circular crop marks, with a diameter of 20 to 30 feet, indicating barrows [coord|51|7|14.13|N|1|45|26.61|W|] .
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