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Monument Number 441739

Hob Uid: 441739
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Dartmoor Forest
Grid Ref : SX6366067790
Summary : A cairn on the summit of Green Hill visible as a turf-covered stony mound measuring 9.4m by 7.5m by 0.4m high. it has a central depression.
More information : (SX 63656779) Cairn (NR) (1)

Cairn on the summit of Green Hill is the northern terminal of the
stone row (SX 66 NW 20 but see also SX 66 NW 101 for cairn which
may extend the row). Diameter 9m, height 0.7m. The possible
remains of a central cist are indicated by a group of large stone
slabs.

Visited June 1976. (2)

Cairn on the summit of Green Hill at SX 63666779. The cairn comprises an ovoid, turf-covered, stoney mound measuring 9.4m E to W by 7.5m and a maximum of 0.4m high. A circular depression, 4m in diameter and 0.25m deep, lies in the centre of the mound. A scatter of stones in this depression may be the remains of a cist. (3)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1968
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Source : Devon Archaeological Society Proceedings
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Page(s) : 106,154
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Vol(s) : 36, 1978
Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : RILEY,H. 10-NOV-1994 RCHME Field Investigation
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Source : SX 66 NW/ink survey
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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, Cist
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : SX66NW28
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 NW 64
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : DARTMOOR ROYAL FOREST PROJECT
Activity type : FIELD SURVEY
Start Date : 1993-06-01
End Date : 1996-06-01