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Monument Number 438604

Hob Uid: 438604
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Sheepstor
Grid Ref : SX5738067180
Summary : A cairn below Gutter Tor constructed of small stones and much mutilated. Its diameter is 19.5m and height now approximately 1.0m.
More information : (SX 57386718) Hut circle (NR). (1)

(SX 57386718) Cairn (NR). (2-3)

A barrow, almost destroyed in 1925 by roadmen. (4)

Not a hut circle but a cairn situated on a north-facing spur
below Gutter Tor at about 295m OD. Constructed of small stones and much mutilated. Its diameter is 19.5m and height now
approximately 1.0m. (5)

Surveyed at 1:10 000 on PFD.

The dimensions of this now amorphous feature are as described by Authority 5. Grass covered and in a stable condition. (6)



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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1906
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Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : O 6" 1954
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Source Number : 3
Source : Aerial photograph
Source details : APs (RAF/CPE/UK/2494 4131 Mar 48)
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Source Number : 4
Source : Annotated Record Map
Source details : Pte 6" (R H Worth 10.12.48)
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Source Number : 5
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 JAB 28-MAY-77
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Source Number : 6
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Probert SAJ 16-FEB-2005 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 : Structure

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 575
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10582
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 56 NE 36
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 56 NE 36
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-05-28
End Date : 1977-05-28
Associated Activities : Primary, RINGMOOR DOWN CONDITION SURVEY
Activity type : MANAGEMENT SURVEY
Start Date : 2005-02-01
End Date : 2005-05-01