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Monument Number 441384

Hob Uid: 441384
Location :
Devon
South Hams
West Buckfastleigh
Grid Ref : SX6684068380
Summary : The remains of a cairn of 16 metres diameter and 1.1 metres high constructed of turf covered boulders. It is in good condition except for a small central disturbance and a modern marker cairn, 0.8 m high and 1 m diameter.
More information : (SX 66846838) Cairn (NR). (1)

SX 66836838 This round platform cairn, 16 m diameter and 1.1 m
high, is constructed of turf covered boulders. It is in good
condition except for a small central disturbance and a modern
marker cairn, 0.8 m high and 1 m diameter. It lies on the broad
level summit of Snowden at 495 m above OD. (2)

Cairn as described, visited 17 September 1974. (3)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1969
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Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 CC 10-JUL-77
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Source Number : 3
Source : Devon Archaeological Society Proceedings
Source details : (L V Grinsell)
Page(s) : 176
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Vol(s) : 36, 1978

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 : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 NE 12
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 NE 12
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-07-10
End Date : 1977-07-10