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HER Number:MDV53412
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary

Vis=11/8/1994 (gerrard) round cairn partly overlies the great western reave. Mound measures 4.5m by 3.9m and stands up to 0.6m high. The reave is earlier in date than this cairn, and it is not known whether this cairn is of funerary or clearance origin. The os however believe that a funerary origin is on balance more likely (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 556 746
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/283/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 24193

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=11/8/1994 (gerrard) round cairn partly overlies the great western reave. Mound measures 4.5m by 3.9m and stands up to 0.6m high. The reave is earlier in date than this cairn, and it is not known whether this cairn is of funerary or clearance origin. The os however believe that a funerary origin is on balance more likely (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250665.

Osa=sx57se110.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV250666.

Des=mpp/133492.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. Unknown. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV28497Part of: Round cairn, Merrivale (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM