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Monument Number 441746

Hob Uid: 441746
Location :
Devon
South Hams
South Brent
Grid Ref : SX6802064040
Summary : A cist in a small cairn constructed of large stones, of overall dimensions 4.0m x 3.5m and a maximum height of 1.1m. The orientation of the cist is 120o east from north. There is one recognisable end-stone and one side stone; another very large stone may be a displaced side-stone on the cover-stone.
More information : (SX 68026404) Cist. (1)

A cist lies on the right bank of the Avon, a short distance above Brent Moor House, about 175 feet below the small stream which flows south of Riders Rings (SX 66 SE 2) to join the Avon and about 50 feet west of the west bank of the river. The cist, which consists of two end stones and one side stone, stands in a small cairn and was originally found in 1892 but not reported. (2-3)

(SX 68026404) A cist, situated 16.0m from the west bank of
the Avon at approximately 275 m OD, on a level river-terrace.
It is in a small cairn constructed of large stones, of overall
dimensions 4.0m x 3.5m and a maximum height of 1.1m. The orientation
of the cist is 120o east from north. There is one recognisable
end-stone and one side stone; another very large stone may be
a displaced side-stone on the cover-stone.

Surveyed at 1:10 000 on PFD and at 1/50 for AO Records. (4)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Annotated Record Map
Source details : Pte 6" (R H Worth 10.12.48)
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Source Number : 2
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : (R H Worth)
Page(s) : 49
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Vol(s) : 78, 1946
Source Number : 3
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : (R H Worth)
Page(s) : 31
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Vol(s) : 79, 1947
Source Number : 4
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 JGB 18-JUL-77
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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 : Structure

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 SE 3
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SE 3
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-07-18
End Date : 1977-07-18