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HER Number:MDV4366
Name:Cairn adjacent to the Stall Moor stone row

Summary

Cairn. Vis=8/5/1950 (os). Has a very large hollow in the centre. Diameter 15m, height 1m. Vis=10/8/1977 (os). Cairn lies on a false crest. Diameter 13.8 - 14.6m, height 1m. In fair condition, though a small shelter has been built on its north side. Vis=30/6/1976 (grinsell). Cornwood no.9. As above. Vis=visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 635 649
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Structural remains of a badly damaged prehistoric cairn adjacent on the Stall Moor stone row on Erme Plains

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/104
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV156203.

Cairn. Vis=8/5/1950 (os). Has a very large hollow in the centre. Diameter 15m, height 1m. Vis=10/8/1977 (os). Cairn lies on a false crest. Diameter 13.8 - 14.6m, height 1m. In fair condition, though a small shelter has been built on its north side. Vis=30/6/1976 (grinsell). Cornwood no.9. As above. Vis=visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV156204.

Osa=sx66sw1.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV156205.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)136.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV156206.

Aph=nmr sx6364/2(22/4/1976).

Sources / Further Reading

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

Associated Monuments

MDV4309Related to: Stall Moor long stone row (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 15 2016 2:57PM