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Maiden Castle
The largest hillfort in England dating back to the Neolithic era (3000BC).

Centre of hillfort

Western entrance

North side (second picture showing Dorchester/Durnovaria in the background)

Romano-Celtic Temple (late 4AD) -foundation of priest's house
see other Romano-Celtic temple at Jordan Hill, Weymouth

r Eastern entrance and south side of hillfort

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