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Monument Number 443856

Hob Uid: 443856
Location :
Devon
West Devon
Dartmoor Forest
Grid Ref : SX6548084080
Summary : Bronze Age cairn at the North end of the Froggymead stone row. It lies a little to the West of the stone row and is 7.6m in diameter across the kerbstones. Scheduled.
More information : (SX 65488410) Cairn (NR). (1)

Disturbed cairn, 25 feet in diameter, forming the northern extremity
of a double stone row (SX 68 SE 59). (2-3)

The cairn has a stone ring 7.6m in diameter. Excavated, but
nothing found. (4)

Centred at SX 65498409 at the N end of a double stone row (SX 68 SE 59) is a cairn measuring 5.6m (N to S) by 6m and 0.4m high. It contains a large proportion of stone. There is a central depression 1.7m in diameter with disturbance in the S half which is probably a result of the 1897 excavations.
Around the cairn, between 1 and 2m from its perimeter are stones which might havee once formed a circle. The cairn is set slightly to the W of the alignment of the stone row to the S. (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 : Dartmoor 1953 (R Hansford Worth)
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Source Number : 3
Source : Devonshire Association reports and transactions
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Vol(s) : 30, 1898
Source Number : 4
Source : VIRTUAL CATALOGUE ENTRY TO SUPPORT NAR MIGRATION
Source details : Ancient Monuments on Forestry Commission Land Dartmoor 1976 Mss (J Turner)
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Source Number : 5
Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : Chapman H 01-JUN-1995 RCHME Field Investigation
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Source Number : 6
Source : Scheduled Monument Notification
Source details : 24-Jul-88
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Source : SX 68 SE 1-6, 44-47, 49-50, 55-59, 66-67, 89-93
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Source : Fernworthy/ink survey
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Source : Fernworthy stone row and circle/pencil 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
Evidence : Earthwork

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Related Records from other datasets:
External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : DV 593
External Cross Reference Notes :
External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : 012/02
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 28672
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 68 SE 58
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Related Warden Records :
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Relationship type : General association
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Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 443857
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 443898
Relationship type : General association
Associated Monuments : 443855
Relationship type : General association

Related Activities :
Associated Activities : FERNWORTHY FOREST
Activity type : EXCAVATION
Start Date : 1897-01-01
End Date : 1897-12-31
Associated Activities : LYDFORD
Activity type : EXCAVATION
Start Date : 1898-01-01
End Date : 1898-12-31