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HER Number:MDV13231
Name:Tinner's cache near the River Erme


Tinner's cache north of Piles Copse, in a prehistoric enclosure. Consists of a massive leaning slab protruding from clitter with a 0.4 metre high wall of small stones, forming a crude shelter roughly 2.0 metres internal diameter.


Grid Reference:SX 644 626
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/128/2
  • Old SAM County Ref: 813
  • Old SAM Ref: 10521

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • TINNERS CACHE (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1750 AD (Between))

Full description

Ancient Monuments, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV148116.

Tinner's cache n of piles copse. In the prehistoric enclosure sx64416264. Vis=20/12/1977 (os). "a massive leaning slab protruding from clitter is piled about with a 0.4m high wall of small stones. It would form a crude shelter 2.0m internal diam. "vis=10/4/1980 (hankin, c. F. ). A site, presumed to be that of the osa, was found on a search made 10th april 1980. Vis=see headsheet (rchm app 1985). Vis-estimated -/-/1990 (ancient monuments).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148117.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148118.


Sources / Further Reading

  • Report - Survey: Ancient Monuments.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jul 24 2015 9:50AM