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HER Number:MDV13050
Name:Cairn 400 metres south-east of Skaigh Warren

Summary

A turf-covered cairn on the north slope of Cosdon Hill, south-east of Skaigh Warren.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 636 933
Map Sheet:SX69SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX69SW/73

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North, 207, 244 (Monograph). SDV219155.

An inconspicuous turf-covered cairn with shallow central depression lies on the northern slope of Cosdon Hill, just above the enclosed land at SX63609330. Other details: Map 40, 8.1.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV219155Monograph: Butler, J.. 1991. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities: Volume Two - The North. Two. Paperback Volume. 207, 244. [Mapped feature: #4848 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV6916Related to: Cairn 350 metres south-east of Skaigh Warren (Monument)
MDV6918Related to: Cist 500 metres south-east of Skaigh Warren (Monument)
MDV6915Related to: Site of stone circle, south-east of Skaigh Warren (Monument)
MDV103625Related to: Turf-covered cairn 350 metres south-east of Skaigh Warren (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 18 2013 2:38PM