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Monument Number 619923

Hob Uid: 619923
Location :
West Devon
Dartmoor Forest
Grid Ref : SX6115073730
Summary : Low mound, almost certainly a barrow
More information : Possible barrow. (1)

SX 61157373. A low mound, almost certainly a barrow, lies in the angle of the junction of two narrow streams. On a shallow N slope with extensive views to the N, at 349m OD, it is surrounded by peat marsh and scattered large boulders. It measures 7.7m E-W by 6.8m N-S, 0.6m high on the downhill side, 0.3m high on the uphill side, and is apparently composed of soil and growan. The flattish top is disturbed by an amorphous pit c.2.8m acoss and 0.3m deep with upcast spoil around its edge. there is no evidence of stone content, a kerb or a ditch. (2)

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Source details : Dartmoor National Park 6" Survey of Tor Royal Farm
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Source : Field Investigators Comments
Source details : F1 MJF 09-FEB-1989
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Source : Field report on SX 67 SW 199 - 09-FEB-1989
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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 : Round Barrow
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External Cross Reference Source : SMR Number (Devonshire)
External Cross Reference Number : SX 67 SW 142
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 67 SW 199
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Associated Activities : Primary, FIELD OBSERVATION SX 67 SW 199
Start Date : 1989-02-09
End Date : 1989-02-09