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Monument Number 442208

Hob Uid: 442208
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Cornwood
Grid Ref : SX6324062470
Summary : Two Bronze Age cairns either side of a stone alignment (see separate record SX 66 SW 17). They are 12m in diameter by 0.9m high and 9m in diameter by 0.7m high. Scheduled.
More information : (SX 63206248 SX 63286245) Cairns (NR) (1)

Two cairns lie abreast of the Stalldown Stone Row (SX 66 SW 17),
one with its centre 135 feet away from the row to the east, and
the other with its centre 92 feet to the west. (2)

Two cairns on either side of a stone row (SX 66 SW 17) on the
flat top of Stalldown at approximately 404m OD.

A grass-covered flat-topped cairn at SX 63286245 measures
12.0m in diameter and 0.9m high, and the centre has been
excavated.

SX 63216249 A flat topped turf-covered cairn 9.0m in diameter
and 0.7m high, in good condition. Settings of Stones in and
around the structure suggests a complex cairn circle (see 1:10 000
Survey on SX 66 SW 17)

Surveyed 1:10 000 on MSD/AM. (3)

Cairns near Stalldown Stone row, Scheduled ancient monument
No 461. (4)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1968
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Source Number : 2
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
Source details : (R Hansford Worth)
Page(s) : 281-315
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Vol(s) : 78, 1946
Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 NJA 05-AUG-77
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Source Number : 4
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Devon Commitee for Rescue Archaeology Publication
Page(s) : 51
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Vol(s) : 5, 1979
Source Number : 5
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : 29-Oct-91
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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

Components and Objects:
Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 461
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10509
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 SW 16
External Cross Reference Notes :

Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 442211
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SW 16
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-08-05
End Date : 1977-08-05