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HER Number:MDV61448
Name:Round cairn 580 metres south of Horn's Cross


Cairn forms part of a cairn cemetery on Holne Ridge. Diameter 7.6 metres, height 1.0 metre. Central pit 1.1 metres wide, 0.6 metres deep. At the south-east end is a large slab which may represent a stone from a displaced cist.


Grid Reference:SX 669 704
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SE/535
  • Old SAM Ref: 28768

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=19/5/1999 (gerrard, s. ) round cairn 600m s of horn's cross forming part of a cairn cemetery on holne ridge (mpp).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV154079.

Des=rchme/holne moor survey carried out for dnpa/(1996).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV154080.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV154081.

Des=gerrard, s. /(19/5/1999)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

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

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 15 2015 1:03PM