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Monument Number 1358033

Hob Uid: 1358033
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Shaugh Prior
Grid Ref : SX5944066750
Summary : A fragmentary cist within the denuded remains of a cairn on the moderate W facing hillside above Mill Corner.The NE endstone and SE sidestone remain in situ giving approximate internal dimensions of 0.6m by 1.4m and 0.2m deep. There is no trace of the other side stones nor the coverstone in the immediate area.
More information : SX 59446675. A fragmentary cist within the denuded remains of a cairn on the moderate W facing hillside above Mill Corner.
The NE endstone and SE sidestone remain in situ giving approximate internal dimensions of 0.6m by 1.4m and 0.2m deep. There is no trace of the other side stones nor the coverstone in the immediate area.
The enclosing cairn has been severly disturbed and measures a maximum of 6m in diameter and 0.15m high.
There is no evidence to suggest the former presence of a retaining kerb.
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Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Probert SAJ 19-MAR-2002 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 : Cist, Cairn
Evidence : Structure, Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 56 NE 302
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : PLYM VALLEY SURVEY: EH PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2001-02-14
End Date : 2002-12-20