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HER Number:MDV103630
Name:Small cairn north-east of Standon Hill

Summary

Small stoney cairn lies 100 metres north-north-east of the Standon Hill cairn.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 555 815
Map Sheet:SX58SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Small stony Bronze Age cairn 100 metres north-east of the Standon Hill cairn

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: 1156831

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC)

Full description

Probert, S. + Fletcher, M. + Newman, P., 1998, Willsworthy Training Area, Peter Tavy, Devon: An Archaeological survey by the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England (Report - Survey). SDV350638.

SX 55598156. A small stoney cairn lies 100 metres north-north-east of the Standon Hill cairn. Overlooking the gentle east flank of Standon Hill this feature measures 3.2 metres north to south by 3.5 metres and remains 0.4 metres high. There is no evidence to suggest the presence of a cist or kerb and the mound seems to be undisturbed.


English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Report - Survey). SDV345521.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV345521Report - Survey: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #63135 ]
SDV350638Report - Survey: Probert, S. + Fletcher, M. + Newman, P.. 1998. Willsworthy Training Area, Peter Tavy, Devon: An Archaeological survey by the Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. Royal Commission for the Historical Monuments of England Field/Recording In. A4 Comb Bound + Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV3296Related to: Round cairn on Standon Hill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 18 2013 4:10PM