HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Historic England research records Result
Historic England research recordsPrintable version | About Historic England research records

Historic England Research Records

Monument Number 441907

Hob Uid: 441907
Location :
Devon
South Hams
South Brent
Grid Ref : SX6699061300
Summary : A robbed cairn measuring 20.3m in diameter of which the cairn rim survives as a raised bank of turf-covered stones 1.0m wide and 0.5m high. There is a gap in the rim on the southeast, probably for carts taking away the stone. The area inside the rim is uneven with many scattered stones.
More information : (SX 66996130) Cairn Circle (NR). (1)

A ring-cairn (cairn 1), 69 feet in diameter, lying 125 ft north
west of Ball Gate, Corringdon Ball. Its form is not original
but has been derived from a heaped cairn by removal of the bulk
of the stone. (2-3)

A robbed cairn measuring 20.3m in diameter of which the cairn
rim survives as a raised bank of turf-covered stones 1.0m wide
and 0.5m high. There is a gap in the rim on the southeast,
probably for carts taking away the stone. The area inside the
rim is uneven with many scattered stones, typical of a robbed
cairn. (The scheduling description is applied to this monument but
the IAM map incorrectly assigns it to SX 66 SE 45).

Surveyed at 1:10 000 on MSD. (4)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1969
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :
Source Number : 2
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : (R Hansford Worth)
Page(s) : 32
Figs. :
Plates : 3
Vol(s) : 79, 1947
Source Number : 3
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : DOE (IAM) Record Form April 1977
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :
Source Number : 4
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 JGB 28-JUL-77
Page(s) :
Figs. :
Plates :
Vol(s) :

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 : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 1016
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10574
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 SE 46
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SE 46
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-07-28
End Date : 1977-07-28