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HER Number:MDV13023
Name:CIST in the Parish of Gidleigh

Summary

Vis=25/7/1978 (os) a mutilated cist on open moorland. Two earthfast slabs with a capstone 1m by 0.9m by 0.15m. No mound or surrounding bank (os).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 652 856
Map Sheet:SX68NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishGidleigh
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishGIDLEIGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NE/98
  • Old SAM Ref: 28663

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=25/7/1978 (os) a mutilated cist on open moorland. Two earthfast slabs with a capstone 1m by 0.9m by 0.15m. No mound or surrounding bank (os).


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV255994.

Not visible on raf 1947 photos (rchm app 1985).


RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV255995.

Vis=14/8/1991 (rchme) sx65288563. A mutilated cist situated amongst peat cuttings on the moderate w slope of shovel down. Only the n endstone, 0.6m long, remains in situ on the edge of a hollow 1.1m n-s by 0.9m and 0.2m deep. An irregular slab 0.15m thick, probably the disturbed coverstone, lies propped up on the endstone. There is no trace of a covering cairn.


ADAS, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV255997.

Vis=13/2/1995 (adas) stable (adas).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256000.

Osa=sx68ne75(photo).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256001.

Des=probert, s. A. J. /(14/8/1991)/rchme field investigation.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256002.

Des=adas record sheet/in smr.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256003.

Des=mpp/143990.


National Monuments Record, 2010, Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV214864.

(see rchme survey `shovel down' at 1/2500 scale) (probert).

Sources / Further Reading

  • National Monuments Record Database: National Monuments Record. 2010. National Monuments Record Database. Website.
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Report - Survey: RCHME.
  • Report - Survey: ADAS.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 2 2015 9:40AM