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HER Number:MDV12970
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary

Cairn with a wide hollow at centre, or possibly a hut circle. Diam 5.0m, heig 0.5m. Vis=31/7/1975 (grinsell, l. V. ). Vis=visible and recorded as a hut circle (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 638 719
Map Sheet:SX67SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Central western section of the Bronze Age Venford Reave at Swincombe, with a number of attached hut circle settlements and enclosures, as well as an extensive Bronze Age field system, a cairn and a post-Medieval blowing house on Down Ridge

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SW/92
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC (Between))

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV234282.

Cairn with a wide hollow at centre, or possibly a hut circle. Diam 5.0m, heig 0.5m. Vis=31/7/1975 (grinsell, l. V. ). Vis=visible and recorded as a hut circle (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234283.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)153.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234284.

Osa=sx67sw80 and 74(identical entries - fmg 8/4/1986).


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV234285.

Aph=nmr sx6371/1(22/4/1976).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM