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HER Number:MDV5129
Name:Cist 365 metres west of Grim's Grave

Summary

Kistvaen. Two end stones and two side stones in position, the coverstone is missing. The tops of the stones are at ground level. Length of northern side stone 1.4m, southern side stone 1m, western end stone 0.6m, and eastern end stone 0.5m. Present depth of kist is 0.3m. There is no barrow.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 608 664
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/45
  • Old SAM Ref: 28795

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Butler, turner and grinsell all record the presence of a small mound associated with the cist, but this could not be seen by the mppa despite careful scrutiny (mpp).


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

Vis=14/10/1976 (turner) cist placed ese/wnw. Diameter only slight.


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

Vis=9/9/1978 (os) no reason to doubt that this cist is still in position and as planned by os 1950, but not located during investigation. Currently in an area of thick long grass (rchme, citing os).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151989.

Kistvaen. Two end stones and two side stones in position, the coverstone is missing. The tops of the stones are at ground level. Length of northern side stone 1.4m, southern side stone 1m, western end stone 0.6m, and eastern end stone 0.5m. Present depth of kist is 0.3m. There is no barrow.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151995.

Osa=sx66nw37/plan.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151996.

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


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151997.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities - the south west/3(1994)153;fig 50.2.1.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV151998.

Des=mpp/140502.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV26818.

Not visible on raf photos (rchm app 1985).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record: RCHME, CITING OS.
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  • Migrated Record: Turner, J. R..
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. Unknown. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 21 2015 7:21PM