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Monument Number 441240

Hob Uid: 441240
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Harford, Ugborough
Grid Ref : SX6563058810
Summary : Cairn within retaining circle
More information : (SX 65635881) Stone Circle (NR)(1)

A low cairn within a retaining circle of stones is situated at SX
65635881, at the south end of the Butterdon stone row (SX 65 NE 17),
with which it is associated.
The circle is 11 metres in diameter, and consists of twelve stones,
all now recumbent, although when Worth wrote in 1941, one was erect
and three were leaning. Some of the stones are unusually large.
The cairn is 9 metres in diameter by 0.3 metre high, with a hollow
in the centre.
(Visited by Grinsell, June 1973).(2)(3)(4)
A barrow from which the kistvaen has been removed, within a ruined
retaining circle, on the N slope of Butterdon Hill.(5)
Scheduled.(6)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1969
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : T Devon Ass 73 1941 229-230 and plan (R H Worth)
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : P Devon Arch Soc 31 1973 25 and plan (Davidson and Seabrook)
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Source Number : 4
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : P Devon Arch Soc. 36 1978 140 No 16 (L V Grinsell)
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Source Number : 5
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : High Dartmoor, 1983, 254 (E Hemery)
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Source Number : 6
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : (DOE) Eng Heritage Schedule of AMs, Devon, Dec.1987, 28
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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, Stone Circle
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 310
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External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : SX 65 NE 013
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 65 NE 66
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