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Monument Number 439095

Hob Uid: 439095
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Meavy
Grid Ref : SX5451069120
Summary : The remains of a cairn measuring 5 metres in diameter and 0.6 metres high.
More information : SX 54516912 Disturbed cairn covered in gorse,
diameter 5m and height 0.6m.

Visited February 1977. (1)

Despite an extensive search of this area the cairn could not be found at the NGR. There are extensive patches of dense high gorse in the area, and it is possible that the cairn is hidden amongst one of these. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Devon Archaeological Society proceedings
Source details : (L V Grinsell)
Page(s) : 156
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Vol(s) : 36, 1978
Source Number : 2
Source : English Heritage Alternative Action Report
Source details : MPPA, undated
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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 : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : SX56NW87
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 56 NW 35
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