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Monument Number 918892

Hob Uid: 918892
Location :
West Devon
Peter Tavy
Grid Ref : SX5349079040
Summary : Cairns.
More information : SX 5349 7904. Four small cairns situated on a slight slope, on the line of a parallel reave (see SX 57 NW 85 D), on Cudlipptown Down. Their origin and function are obscure but they appear to post-date the reave.

'A' SX 5338 7898. 2m by 1.6m wide, 0.3m high. Partly turf-covered small and medium-size stones forming a low, near circular cairn.

'B' SX 5349 7904. 5.6m by 5m wide, 0.4m high. A roundish, flat-topped cairn of small-medium sized, partly turf-covered stones. There appears to be some disturbance, possibly a narrow trench, running from the cairn centre to the N edge.

'C' SX 5351 7905. 3.1m diameter, 0.35m high. Otherwise very similar to 'B'.

'D' SX 5355 7907. 2m diameter by 0.3m high.

See RCHME 1:2500 survey of Cudlipptown Down. (1)

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Source Number : 1
Source details : Pattison P 07-JAN-88 RCHME Field Investigation.
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Monument Period Name : Prehistoric, Roman
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Monument Type : Cairn
Evidence : Earthwork

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SX 57 NW 119
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