Combe Gibbet

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Combe Gibbet

Located at the top of Inkpen Hill on a Neolithic long barrow close to the Hampshire-Berkshire border of the North Wessex Downs AONB is the eerie monument of Combe Gibbet. It was only ever put to its grisly use once in 1676 and acted as a grim deterrent to other would be wrong doers. With great views of the surrounding area and just a stone’s throw from Warbruy Hill, the highest point in South East England, it is now popular with hang gliders and paragliders and has become a much loved walking spot.


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