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Monument Number 441552

Hob Uid: 441552
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Holne
Grid Ref : SX6870069930
Summary : A disturbed cairn measuring 9 metres in diameter lying on the north tip of Holne Lee. It now stands to a height of 0.4m high and has suffered severe disturbance to its centre.
More information : SX 68706993 Cairn with hollow centre sited on hill slope found in 1973. Diameter 8m, height 0.3m. (1)

SX 68686995. A disturbed cairn 9.0m in diameter lies on the N tip of Holne Lee overlooking Venford reservoir. Now standing 0.4m high this feature has suffered severe disturbance to its centre.
Three other cairns (SX 66 NE 1 and 78) share this ridge crest position. (2)

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

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Source Number : 1
Source : Devon Archaeological Society proceedings
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Page(s) : 142
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Vol(s) : 36, 1978
Source Number : 2
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Probert SAJ 06-JAN-1997 RCHME Field Investigation
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Source Number : 3
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 : 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 72
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : Primary, HOLNE MOOR SURVEY
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1996-01-01
End Date : 1997-12-31