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HER Number:MDV130247
Name:Linear feature on Skerraton Ridge, Dean Prior


Linear feature shown on 19th century and later maps on Skerraton Ridge


Grid Reference:SX 700 653
Map Sheet:SX76NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDean Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishDEAN PRIOR

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Possible prehistoric cairn circa 50 metres west of newtake wall, Skerraton Down

Other References/Statuses

  • National Monuments Record: SX66NE71
  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NE/79
  • Pastscape: 441551
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • LINEAR FEATURE (Earlier than, XX - 1901 AD to 2000 AD)

Full description

Ordnance Survey, 1880-1899, First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map (Cartographic). SDV336179.

Linear feature shown on 19th century map.

Ordnance Survey, 2021, MasterMap 2021 (Cartographic). SDV364015.

Linear feature shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV336179Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 1880-1899. First Edition Ordnance 25 inch map. First Edition Ordnance Survey 25 inch Map. Map (Digital).
SDV364015Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap 2021. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #129134 ]

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 5 2021 12:44PM