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HER Number:MDV129703
Name:Cairn east of enclosure to south-east of Venford Reservoir within Dartmeet reave system, Holne

Summary

Cairn east of enclosure to the south-east of Venford Reservoir within Dartmeet reave system

Location

Grid Reference:SX 688 704
Map Sheet:SX67SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX67SE36
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SE/82
  • Old SAM Ref: 22370
  • Pastscape: 442959

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN (Constructed, Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East, 176-7, Map 59, figure 59.1 (Monograph). SDV337765.

Cairn shown to the east of the enclosure at 'Venford Reservoir East' with a central pit of 8.5 metres diameter by 0.8 metres deep. The cairn is the lowest in a series descending the eastern tip of Holne Ridge.

Historic England, 2021, National Heritage List for England, 1020092 (National Heritage List for England). SDV364016.

Within Scheduled area.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV337765Monograph: Butler, J.. 1993. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Four - The South-East. Four. Paperback Volume. 176-7, Map 59, figure 59.1. [Mapped feature: #128296 ]
SDV364016National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2021. National Heritage List for England. Digital. 1020092.

Associated Monuments

MDV6472Related to: Cairn south-east of Venford Reservoir within Dartmeet reave system, Holne (Monument)
MDV27685Related to: Dartmeet parallel reave system on Holne Moor (Monument)
MDV12984Related to: Enclosure with huts on Holne Moor, Holne (Monument)
MDV24759Related to: Medieval field system south-east of Venford Reservoir, Holne (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7100 - Holne Moor Survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 8 2021 11:02AM