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Monument Number 1158162

Hob Uid: 1158162
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Peter Tavy
Grid Ref : SX5424082970
Summary : A disturbed Bronze Age cairn lies on the south-west flank of Ger Tor. This feature measures 7.5m in diameter and remains to a height of 0.4m. The north-east quadrant has been removed possibly as a result of military activity in this area. It is composed of granite stones and there is no evidence to suggest the presence of a cist or kerb.
More information : SX 54258297. A disturbed BA cairn lies on the SW flank of Ger Tor. It measures 7.5m in diameter and remains to a height of 0.4m. The NE quadrant has been removed exposing the cairn's stony fabric. There is no evidence to suggest the presence of a cist or kerb.
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This feature remains as described. (2)

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Source Number : 1
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Probert SAJ 01-AUG-1998 RCHME Field Investigation
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Source Number : 2
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Probert SAJ 05-JAN-2001 EH Field Investigation
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
Monument End Date : -700
Monument Start Date : -2600
Monument Type : Cairn
Evidence : Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 58 SW 135
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, RCHME: WILLSWORTHY TRAINING AREA, PETER TAVY
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1998-04-01
End Date : 1998-10-01
Associated Activities : Primary, WILLSWORTHY 2000 EH FIELD SURVEY PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2000-12-01
End Date : 2001-03-06