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HER Number:MDV19200
Name:Cairns on Miltor Mator Common, Dainton


One of two cairns, idenitifed during excavations in the area. This cairn was not excavated.


Grid Reference:SX 858 668
Map Sheet:SX86NE
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishIpplepen
Ecclesiastical ParishUNKNOWN

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX86NE/50/5

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CLEARANCE CAIRN (Unknown date)

Full description

Silvester, R. J., 1980, The Prehistoric Open Settlement at Dainton, South Devon, 17-48 (Article in Serial). SDV346300.

Recorded but not excavated. S4, a mound 12.0 by 10.5 metres diameter.

Timms, S. C., 1982, Untitled Source (Personal Comment). SDV346301.

Site destroyed.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV346300Article in Serial: Silvester, R. J.. 1980. The Prehistoric Open Settlement at Dainton, South Devon. Proceedings of the Devon Archaeological Society. 38. Paperback Volume. 17-48. [Mapped feature: #9625 ]
SDV346301Personal Comment: Timms, S. C.. 1982. Not Applicable.

Associated Monuments

MDV8713Part of: Prehistoric field system at Dainton Hill (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8214 - Excavation of Mounds at Milton Mator Common, Dainton, South Devon

Date Last Edited:Jan 3 2020 12:34PM