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Monument Number 441542

Hob Uid: 441542
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Holne
Grid Ref : SX6752069360
Summary : A flat-topped cairn with a disturbed bank around its crest. The feature is circular measuring 11.8 metres in diameter and stands to a maximum of 0.8m high. The stoney ring measures 1.2m wide and 0.3m high and there are no traces of a cist or kerb in the main structure.
More information : SX 67516935. A round cairn, 13m diameter and 0.4m
high situated on a moderate south west facing slope at 395m
above OD. Three projecting orthostats, within the cairn structure,
might be the remains of a circle, though there is little
evidence of disturbance.
Discovered during field investigation.

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

SX 67526936. A flat-topped cairn with a disturbed bank around its crest lies on a moderate SW slope above the left bank of the River Mardle. The feature is circular, 11.8m in diameter, and stands a maximum of 0.8m high. The stoney ring measures 1.2m wide and 0.3m high and there are no traces of a cist or kerb in the main structure. The source of the disturbance is unclear though there does not appear to have been an excavation. (2)

Depicted by Butlar (1993 Map 58). (3)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 CC 26-JUN-77
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Probert SAJ 06-JAN-1997 RCHME Field Investigation
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Butler J 1993 DARTMOOR ATLAS OF ANTIQUITIES Vol 4 - The South East
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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 : Ring Cairn
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 NE 66
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 NE 64
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-06-26
End Date : 1977-06-26
Associated Activities : Primary, HOLNE MOOR SURVEY
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1996-01-01
End Date : 1997-12-31