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Monument Number 442660

Hob Uid: 442660
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Dartmoor Forest
Grid Ref : SX6384075720
Summary : Cairn with possible cist
More information : (SX 63857573) Cist (NR) (Site of). (NAT) (1)

Ruins of a cist within a ruined mound and the remains of a 20 ft
diameter retaining circle. (2)

No trace. (3)

SX 63847572.On a slight southern slope at 365m. O.D is a cairn
measuring 5.0m. in diameter and 0.3m. high. A single stone is set
on edge on the N.W. perimeter. In the centre of the cairn, which
has been disturbed, there is a stone, 0.4m.long, possibly the end
stone of a cist.

Surveyed at 1:10 000 and at 1:2500 for A.O.Records. (4)

At Sx 63857573 on a gentle S facing moorland slope lies a turf and gorse covered cairn. It is approximately 6.0m in diameter with a mamximum height of 0.35m. A depression in the top possibly marks the site of a cist with one large leaning or recumbant stone detectable under the turf at the E end.
A sinlge upright slab 0.9m long by 0.4m wide and 0.35m high lies on the N margin of the cairn. (5)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1963
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Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : T Devon Ass 70 1938 62 (R H Worth)
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 DG 01-SEP-50
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Source Number : 4
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F2 NJA 14-DEC-79
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Source Number : 5
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : RCHME Field Investigation, 22-JUN-1989, SAJ Probert.
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Source : Black Newtake, Lydford/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 : Natural Feature

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : SX67NW076
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 67 NW 51
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 67 NW 51
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1950-09-01
End Date : 1950-09-01
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 67 NW 51
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1979-12-14
End Date : 1979-12-14
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 67 NW 51
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1989-06-22
End Date : 1989-06-22