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HER Number:MDV13209
Name:Small cairn on Holne Lee north-west of Greatcombe


One of four cairns on Holne Lee 1140 metres north-west of Greatcombe. Round cairn, diameter 5.0 metres, height 0.3 metres. Central pit 1.0 metres by 0.8 metres by 0.1 metres deep.


Grid Reference:SX 684 698
Map Sheet:SX66NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NE/129
  • Old SAM Ref: 28764.04

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • ROUND CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description


Vis=est -/-/1999 (gerrard, s. ) one of 4 cairns on holne lee situated 1220m sw of fore stoke (mpp).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV150275.

Vis=13/9/1973 (grinsell) cairn at holne lee. Slight hollow centre. Diameter 4.5m, height 0.3m. Not visible (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150278.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)142.

Untitled Source (National Monuments Record Database). SDV150279.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150280.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150281.

Des=gerrard, s. /(19/5/1999)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV150275Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV150278Migrated Record:
SDV150279National Monuments Record Database:
SDV150280Migrated Record:
SDV150281Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV13198Related to: Cairn on Holne Lee north-west of Greatcombe (Monument)
MDV5199Related to: Large cairn on Holne Lee north-west of Greatcombe (Monument)
MDV5198Related to: Large cairn on Holne Lee north-west of Greatcombe (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7100 - Holne Moor Survey

Date Last Edited:May 22 2015 12:33PM