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HER Number:MDV8077
Name:Cairn at south end of stone row on Trendlebere Down

Summary

Cairn at south end of stone row on trendlebere down ne slope of black hill. Vis=estimated -/-/1952 (worth) a ruined cairn some 50ft in diam but now reduced to a ring cairn. Vis=19/4/1960 (os) perimeter can be traced on the ground but only a grass covered crescent of stones survives in the eastern half. Vis=17/4/1974 (grinsell, l. V. ). Cairn, truncated, from west margin of which double stone row descends. Diameter 14.5m, height 0.6m. Vis=visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 766 792
Map Sheet:SX77NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NE/29/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV283215.

Cairn at south end of stone row on trendlebere down ne slope of black hill. Vis=estimated -/-/1952 (worth) a ruined cairn some 50ft in diam but now reduced to a ring cairn. Vis=19/4/1960 (os) perimeter can be traced on the ground but only a grass covered crescent of stones survives in the eastern half. Vis=17/4/1974 (grinsell, l. V. ). Cairn, truncated, from west margin of which double stone row descends. Diameter 14.5m, height 0.6m. Vis=visible and recorded (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV283216.

Worth, r. H. /dartmoor/(1953)227.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV283217.

Osa=sx77ne2.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV283218.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)156.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV283219.

Aph=nmr sx7679/1(14/4/1977).

Sources / Further Reading

  • Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Aerial Photograph:
  • Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV8076Related to: Alignment on Trendlebeare Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Nov 7 2014 11:33AM