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Monument Number 443352

Hob Uid: 443352
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Dartmoor Forest
Grid Ref : SX6180070310
Summary : Cairn and cist
More information : West end stone of cist leans slightly inwards, otherwise a perfect cist measuring 0.75m NW-SE by 0.5m wide by 0.4m deep. Retaining circle of 7 stones averaging 0.4m hgh. No coverstone or barrow. (1)

(SX 61807030) Cairn Circle & Cist (NR) (2)

A cairn circle and cist with no evidence of the cairn
remaining. The cist measures 0.75m by 0.5m with a depth of 0.4m.
Two endstones and two sidestones are in situ but no coverstone.
Seven stones of the circle remain (see plan), all standing.

Surveyed at 1:10 000 on PFD. (3)

SX 61797031. An ovoid cairn circle and a cist are on a gentle N-facing slope. The cairn circle, with seven upright granite slabs, measures 2.4m NE-SW by 1.7m NW-SE. It encloses the cist, orientated NW-SE, measuring 0.8m by 0.5m internally and with a depth of 0.4m.

There is no trace of a coverstone or any cairn material. (4)

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Source Number : 1
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 AC 15-JUN-50
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Source : Ordnance Survey Map (Scale / Date)
Source details : OS 6" 1963
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Source Number : 3
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F2 JGB 12-AUG-77
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Source Number : 4
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : S A J Probert, 8-JUN-88, Field Investigation
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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
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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 67 SW 41
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Related Warden Records :
Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FIELD OBSERVATION ON SX 67 SW 40
Activity type : FIELD OBSERVATION (VISUAL ASSESSMENT)
Start Date : 1977-08-12
End Date : 1977-08-12
Associated Activities : RCHME: DUCHY FARMS PROJECT
Activity type : MEASURED SURVEY
Start Date : 1987-01-01
End Date : 1993-12-31