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Monument Number 440582

Hob Uid: 440582
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Peter Tavy
Grid Ref : SX5524708366
Summary : Cairn - probably destroyed
More information : (SX 55218368) Cairn. Has retaining circle. (1)

A small cairn on the slopes of Hare Tor,near Tavy Cleave, was
excavated on July 6 1905. It was about 11 feet in diameter and
about 18 inches high in the centre, and had a stone boundary
circle. A great quantity of charcoal, some ash and what was
probably human cinder dust was found about 18 to 24 inches below
the natural surface. No pottery or cist was found. (This site could
be a duplication of SX 58 SE 4). (2)

This cairn could not be located. It may be the mutilated cairn,
SX 58 SE 4. (3)

The area described by the NGR shows no evidence of the recorded feature. (4)

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Source Number : 1
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Pte 6" (R H Worth 7.12.48)
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Source Number : 2
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : T Devon Assoc 38 1906 57-58 (Irvine Anderson)
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Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 JHO 02-JUL-80
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Source Number : 4
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Probert SAJ 03-AUG-1998 RCHME 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 : Documentary Evidence

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : 10
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 58 SE 2
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, BETWEEN HARE TOR AND TAVY CLEAVE
Activity type : EXCAVATION
Start Date : 1905-01-01
End Date : 1905-12-31
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 58 SE 2
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1980-07-02
End Date : 1980-07-02
Associated Activities : Primary, RCHME: WILLSWORTHY TRAINING AREA, PETER TAVY
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1998-04-01
End Date : 1998-10-01