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HER Number:MDV5106
Name:Cairn at the northern end of Stall Moor stone row

Summary

Cater's beam, ruined cairn, ending stall moor stone row. The row runs from redlake to green hill, to where a small square stone, set at right angles and appearing like a blocking stone occurs. Cater's beam cairn is some metres beyond the last stone in the row (falcon).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 636 677
Map Sheet:SX66NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NW/28
  • Old SAM County Ref: 403

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=30/6/1976 (grinsell) cairn of diameter 9.0m, and height 0.7m. Group of large slabs in centre possibly remains of cist. Stone row descends from it and continues for 3.4km.


Falcon, T. A., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV139243.

Cater's beam, ruined cairn, ending stall moor stone row. The row runs from redlake to green hill, to where a small square stone, set at right angles and appearing like a blocking stone occurs. Cater's beam cairn is some metres beyond the last stone in the row (falcon).


RCHME, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144518.

Vis=23/4/1979 (os) greenhill cairn is 8m diam, 0.4m high with a shallow central depression. It is turf-covered with no particular features other than small protruding stones. No visible evidence of a cist (rchme, citing os).


Ancient Monuments, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV234033.

Vis=est=-/-/1958 (ancient monuments) the stone row may be traced to the summit where there is a small cairn. Diameter 7.62m, height 0.9m.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV234036.

Vis=not visible (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234037.

Falcon, t. A. /tda/37(1905)460/dartmoor, a note on graves.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234038.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)154.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234039.

Worth, r. H. /tda/24(1892)48.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234040.

Rowe, s. /perambulation of the forest of dartmoor/(1896)171.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234041.

Crossing, w. /guide to dartmoor/(1912/1965)p403.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234042.

Malim, (1935),13-14.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234043.

Worth, r. H. /tda/73(1941)227-8.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234044.

Worth, r. H. /dartmoor/(1953)p204.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234045.

Osa=sx66nw20.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV234046.

Osa=sx66nw64.

Sources / Further Reading

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  • Report - Survey: Ancient Monuments.
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Associated Monuments

MDV4309Related to: Stall Moor long stone row (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 26 2016 3:52PM