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HER Number:MDV12961
Name:RING CAIRN in the Parish of Widecombe in the Moor


Vis=-/2/1977 (grinsell) ring cairn or hut circle within a reave system. Diam 12m, heig 0.6m.


Grid Reference:SX 698 759
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks of Bronze Age structures and features on Rowden Down comprising a parallel reave system incorporating Bronze Age enclosures, hut circles and a ring cairn

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/99
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RING CAIRN (Mesolithic - 8000 BC to 4001 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=-/2/1977 (grinsell) ring cairn or hut circle within a reave system. Diam 12m, heig 0.6m.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV291929.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)178.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV291930.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV291931.

Crossing, w. /guide to dartmoor/(1912/1965)317.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV291932.

Aph=dap/qe 1-3/(14/3/1990).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1004Migrated Record:
SDV291929Migrated Record:
SDV291930Migrated Record:
SDV291931Migrated Record:
SDV291932Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments

MDV26728Part of: Field System on Rowden Ball (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Jun 25 2018 11:35AM