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HER Number:MDV132368
Name:Cairn in the Butterdon Hill to Piles Hill stone row, Harford


Small cairn in Butterdon Hill to Piles Hill stone row. Turf-covered stony mound of 4 metres by 3 metres and 0.4 metres high. It marks the change of orientation at the north end of the row


Grid Reference:SX 654 605
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses: none recorded

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Riley, H., 2021, Archaeological Survey: Ugborough Premier Archaeological Landscape, Harford and Ugborough, 12, 7.1.7 (Report - Survey). SDV364697.

Cairn recorded during survey.

Riley, H., 2021, UG21 heritage asset database and gazetteer of sites, UG 21025 (Report - Survey). SDV364699.

Visited on 30th April 2021, surveyed and photographed. Small cairn in Butterdon Hill to Piles Hill stone row: turf-covered stony mound, 4 metres north to south, 3 metres east to west, 0.4 metres high, marks change of orientation of north end of row. On well trodden path.

Historic England, 2022, National Heritage List for England, 1012486 (National Heritage List for England). SDV364675.

Within Scheduled area.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV364675National Heritage List for England: Historic England. 2022. National Heritage List for England. Digital. 1012486.

Associated Monuments

MDV129893Related to: Boundary stone within Butterdon Hill stone row to the south of Piles Hill , Harford (Monument)
MDV2988Related to: Butterdon Hill Stone Row, Harford (Monument)
MDV132369Related to: Cairn in the Butterdon Hill to Piles Hill stone row, Harford (Monument)
MDV5167Related to: Redlake Clay works pipeline, Harford and Ugborough parishes (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8770 - Archaeological Survey: Ugborough Premier Archaeological Lanscape, Harford and Ugborough

Date Last Edited:Feb 27 2022 10:44AM