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HER Number:MDV22766
Name:Cairn east of Scout Hut, Sheepstor

Summary

Vis=-/10/1983 (robinson). A cairn (doubtful) lies c 30m south of eylesbarrow track. An irregular bilberry covered mound 4-5m diameter and 0.5m high with an offcentre depression to ground level on south side. No sign of kerb circle.(worksheet).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 582 673
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/353
  • Old SAM Ref: 10713

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN? (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1142.

Vis=-/10/1983 (robinson). A cairn (doubtful) lies c 30m south of eylesbarrow track. An irregular bilberry covered mound 4-5m diameter and 0.5m high with an offcentre depression to ground level on south side. No sign of kerb circle.(worksheet).


AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV275783.

Not visible 1946 raf verticals (rchm app 1985). Vis=estimated -/-/1990 (ancient monuments). Mound 5m diam, 0.5m high with slight hollow in s side (am).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV275784.

Des=worksheet.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Report - Survey: AM.
  • Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 13 2015 11:22AM