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Monument Number 439575

Hob Uid: 439575
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Peter Tavy
Grid Ref : SX5562078160
Summary : A Bronze Age cairn measuring 3 metres in diameter and 0.4 metres high with disturbance on the south east side in the form of a small pit.
More information : (SX 5578) Cairn with a pit sunk in the subsoil,
Langstone Moor. (1)

A small barrow very much ruined near Langstone Moor stone
circle (SX 57 NE 13). The interment hole in the "calm" was
18 inches square and 12 inches deep. It contained nothing
but soil. (2)

There is a cairn at SX 55627816 which may be Worth's 'small
barrow'. It is a turf-covered mound of stones, 3.0m in diameter
and 0.4m high, mutilated on the south east side by a small pit
and a trench.

Surveyed at 1:10 000 on PFD. (3)

Re-surveyed using GPS September 2003. (4)

A small turf mound as described by Authority 3. Condition is stable (5)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : (R Hansford Worth)
Page(s) : 111
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Plates :
Vol(s) : 34, 1902
Source Number : 2
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details :
Page(s) : 112
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Plates :
Vol(s) : 30, 1898
Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 NVQ 12-OCT-78
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Source Number : 5
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Newman P 10-Aug-2004 Merrivale Range Baseline Condition Survey
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Newman P 01-Oct-2003 EH Archaeological 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

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : 54
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 20381
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 57 NE 3
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, LANGSTONE MOOR
Activity type : EXCAVATION
Start Date : 1898-01-01
End Date : 1898-12-31
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 57 NE 3
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1978-10-12
End Date : 1978-10-12
Associated Activities : Primary, LANGSTONE MOOR - ENGLISH HERITAGE PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2003-10-01
End Date : 2003-12-12
Associated Activities : Primary, MERRIVALE RANGE BASELINE CONDITION SURVEY
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 2004-08-02
End Date : 2004-12-31