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HER Number:MDV28512
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Peter Tavy

Summary

Vis=27/10/1980 (os) a probable burial cairn is situated on a slight se slope at 420m. It is constructed of large stones and measures 4.8m x 3.8m and is 0.7m high. There is no kerb or retaining circle (os).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 532 761
Map Sheet:SX57NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NW/185/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 22235
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=-/-/1992 (gerrard) clearance cairn defining se corner of enclosure. Diam 5.5m, height 0.8m. May have been used as initial marking out point, or may have been built over the corner of an existing enclosure (mpp).


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221745.

Not recorded (rchm app 1985).


NMR, CITING PATTISON, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV221746.

Vis=11/12/1987 (rchme) as described by os (nmr, citing pattison).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221748.

Osa=sx57nw94.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221749.

Des=pattison, p. /(11/12/1987)/rchme field investigation.


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

Vis=27/10/1980 (os) a probable burial cairn is situated on a slight se slope at 420m. It is constructed of large stones and measures 4.8m x 3.8m and is 0.7m high. There is no kerb or retaining circle (os).


Ordnance Survey, 2013, MasterMap (Cartographic). SDV350786.

Barrow marked on modern mapping. Map object based on this source.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Report - Survey: NMR, CITING PATTISON.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. Unknown. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.
  • Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2013. MasterMap. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 13 2015 10:44AM