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HER Number:MDV5122
Name:CIST in the Parish of Shaugh Prior

Summary

Vis=-/-/1933 (worth) kistvaen, deadman's bottom. The internal dimensions are rather uncertain since the south east end stone leans inward at 50 deg with the horizontal, and the north east side stone leans inward at an angle of 53 deg. The stones barely show above the ground. The cover stone is missing (worth).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 609 667
Map Sheet:SX66NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NW/38
  • Old SAM County Ref: 504A
  • Old SAM Ref: 10675

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CIST (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=19/9/1975 (grinsell) cairn enclosing cist placed se/nw. Diam 3.5m and height 0.2m (grinsell).


RCHME APP 1988, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV139135.

Vis=not visible on raf 1946/7 photos (rchm app 1988).


AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV152057.

Vis=-/10/1961 (ancient monuments) one of two cairns south east of deadman's bottom. Cairn a. Approx 0.3m high, 4.57m diameter with small cist, eccentrically placed, open (am).


AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV152061.

Vis=estimated -/-/1990 (ancient monuments) mound 5m diam, 0.2m high with kist 1m square (am).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152062.

Worth, r. H. /tda/66(1934)40/53rd report on barrows.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152063.

Osa=sx66nw32/plan,photograph.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV152064.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)163.


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

Vis=16/5/1950 (os) worth's description accurate. The whole being contained in a small cairn, 5m in diameter, and 2m in height (os).


WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6808.

Vis=-/-/1933 (worth) kistvaen, deadman's bottom. The internal dimensions are rather uncertain since the south east end stone leans inward at 50 deg with the horizontal, and the north east side stone leans inward at an angle of 53 deg. The stones barely show above the ground. The cover stone is missing (worth).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: RCHME APP 1988.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Report - Survey: AM.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Report - Survey: AM.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: WORTH.
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM