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HER Number:MDV48896
Name:RING CAIRN in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Ring cairn willings walls reave. Stone ring with internal diam 6.8m, bank 1.5m wide and 0.5m high. Just outside a break in the reave (turner).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 581 649
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56SE/428
  • Old SAM Ref: 24231

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RING CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=15/4/1995 (gerrard) at sx58156496 round cairn. Possibly of historic date though appearance + proximity to bronze age features suggest a prehistoric date. Diam 4.3m, 0.6m high (mpp).


Turner, J. R., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV37204.

Ring cairn willings walls reave. Stone ring with internal diam 6.8m, bank 1.5m wide and 0.5m high. Just outside a break in the reave (turner).


SX56SE-12, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV143148.

Possibility that turner is offering an alternative identification for one of two hut circles in this vicinity (sx56se-12) (horner).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV143150.

Turner, j. R. /pdas/48(1990)67/ring cairns, stone circles and related monuments on dartmoor/a23.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV143151.

Des=mpp/140755.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV143152.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities-the south west/3(1994)164;map 51.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record: SX56SE-12.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: Turner, J. R..
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. Unknown. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM