Location - Bank Field , Roundway Hill

Ordinance survey reference - SU 016641

Dimensions of the White Horse - length : 45.7 metres height : 45.0 metres

Route to White Horse - Follow the A361 towards Swindon. Turn left at the sign Roundway Garden Industrial Estate and follow Folly Road towards Roundway Hill - on entering Roundway take the right-hand fork at the telephone box and again the right-hand fork at the next junction. Bank Field is the field at the top of the rise on the right. There is a stile for public access to the field.

It is possible from the Vale of Pewsey to see both the Alton Barnes and the Devizes White Horses, facing each other.

Sponsored by, and without whose help the Project could not have proceeded, Wiltshire Tourism, Pearce Civil Engineering, Crown Estates Commissioners. 

First sods were cut jointly by Noel Woolrych (Chevalier 001), Mayor of Devizes and Peter King, Vice Chairman of Roundway Parish Council whose support has been vital to the whole project.

This was  followed by a community dig with local groups and individuals arriving and departing at half hour intervals, each individual to dig one metre in length, 250 individuals of all ages were involved.

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