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Monument Number 440423

Hob Uid: 440423
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Whitchurch
Grid Ref : SX5424074400
Summary : Bronze Age cairn and cist. The cairn mound measures 5.5 metres in diameter and stands up to 0.2 metres high. The cist lies within the cairn and survives as a stone lined pit, with its top protruding above the present ground surface.
More information : (SX 54247440) Cist. (1)

There is a cist a little to the north of Vixen Tor, not far
from the enclosure wall. The east side and the south end lean
inwards and the north end is slightly defective. The original
internal dimensions appear to have been about four feet by one
foot nine inches. One side stone is five feet long and the other
is over four feet ten inches. Part of the cover stone leans
against the south corner of the cist. (2)

SX 54247439. Bronze Age cairn and cist. The cairn mound measures 5.5 metres in diameter and stands up to 0.2 metres high. The cist lies within the cairn and survives as a stone lined pit. The top of the cist protrudes above the present ground surface and is covered by two slabs. Scheduled. (3)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Pte 6" (R H Worth 10.12.48)
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Source Number : 2
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : T Devon Ass 52 1920 78-9 Plan (R H Worth)
Page(s) : 78-9
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Vol(s) : 52
Source Number : 3
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : 13-May-03
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Bronze Age
Display Date : Bronze Age
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Monument Type : Cairn, Cist
Evidence : Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 34485
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 57 SW 5
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