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Monument Number 1392494

Hob Uid: 1392494
Location :
West Devon
Okehampton Hamlets
Grid Ref : SX5670091080
Summary : Possible prehistoric clearance cairn - part of record 1393516. Scheduled.
More information : A Bronze Age cairn situated on the summit of Longstone Hill forming part of a cairnfield, including at least 64 mounds, overlooking the valleys of the Redaven Brook and West Okement River. Other cairns lie in the immediate vicinity and these are covered by separate schedulings. The mound is sub-circular in shape, measures 4.2 metres in diameter and stands up to 0.3 metres high. A hollow in the centre of the mound suggests partial early excavation or robbing. (1)

Possible prehistoric clearance cairn - see record 1393516. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : Scheduled 08-SEP-1994
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Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Probert SAJ 27-JAN-2004 EH Field Investigation
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
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Monument Type : Cairn, Cairnfield
Evidence : Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 24179
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 59 SE 118
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Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2003-10-14
End Date : 2004-07-31