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HER Number:MDV130485
Name:Cairn circle west of Shaugh Moor stone circle, Shaugh Prior

Summary

One of a group of four cairn circles between Shaugh Moor stone row and the road

Location

Grid Reference:SX 554 634
Map Sheet:SX56SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishShaugh Prior
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishSHAUGH PRIOR

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West, 106, Map 48 (Monograph). SDV137656.

A group of six cairns between Shaugh Moor stone row and the road has gone having been fully excavated in 1979.

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

Group of four circles shown on survey.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV137656Monograph: Butler, J.. 1994. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Three - The South-West. Three. Paperback Volume. 106, Map 48.
SDV345521Cartographic: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital. [Mapped feature: #129794 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV29996Related to: Cairn between Shaugh Moor stone row and the road, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV130486Related to: Cairn circle west of Shaugh Moor stone circle, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV130484Related to: Cairn circle west of Shaugh Moor stone circle, Shaugh Prior (Monument)
MDV5596Related to: Cairn circle west of Shaugh Moor stone circle, Shaugh Prior (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV4967 - Survey of Shaugh Moor

Date Last Edited:Apr 19 2021 11:01AM