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Hillsons House

Hob Uid: 442217
Location :
Devon
South Hams
Cornwood
Grid Ref : SX6366062280
Summary : Cairn
More information : (SX 63666228) Hillson's House (NAT) Cairn (NR) (1)

The ruins of a square erection built on Stalldon Barrow from
local materials is known as "Hillson's House". (2)

This large flat-topped cairn, measuring 17.5m diameter and
1.7m high, lies on the summit of Stalldown Barrow at 415m above
OD. It is constructed of boulders and has been mutilated by the
erection of several shelters and a building, 1.8m square
internally and 1.4m high, known as Hillson's House. (3)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1968
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : T Devon Ass 37 1905 461 (T A Falcon)
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Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 CC 10-AUG-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
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 10511
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 66 SW 19
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Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 66 SW 19
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-08-10
End Date : 1977-08-10