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HER Number:MDV5844
Name:Alignment

Summary

Single row of stones in newtake forest plantation with no associated cairn or barrow (os, citing worth).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 642 773
Map Sheet:SX67NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/11

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STONE ALIGNMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2201 BC (Between))

Full description

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

Vis=6/9/1950 (os) the newtake in which this stone row is situated is now in use as a forestry commission plantation. Unable to locate. Probably completely overgrown.


OS, CITING WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263597.

Single row of stones in newtake forest plantation with no associated cairn or barrow (os, citing worth).


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263599.

Not visible on raf 1951 ap (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263600.

Worth no 52.


NMR CITING NEWMAN, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV263601.

Vis=22/11/1993 (rchm) no evidence could be found of this stone row. Area is now occupied by mature conifers and the remains have either been destroyed or covered by loam (nmr citing newman).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263604.

Worth, r. H. /tda/78(1946)311/the stone rows of dartmoor part 1.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263605.

Osa=sx67nw13.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263606.

Worth, r. M. /tda/27(1875)439/the stone rows of dartmoor part 4.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263607.

Emmett, d. D. /pdas/37(1979)111/stone rows: the traditional view reconsidered.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263608.

Des=nvq.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263609.

Des=nvq/pers comm/(22/3/1995)/notes in smr.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263610.

Des=newman, p. /(22/11/1993)/rchme field investigation.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263611.

Des=gerrard, s. /(-/-/2002)/mpp alternative action report.


Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1980, SX65NE71 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV138543.

Destroyed or concealed. No reason to suppose worth mistaken. Shown on os record sheet as extending nnw-sse over c.100m. Presumably guessed (nvq).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1980. SX65NE71. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
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  • Report - Survey: NMR CITING NEWMAN.
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Migrated Record: OS, CITING WORTH.
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Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 11 2015 9:32AM