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HER Number:MDV19964
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Walkhampton


Group of three cairns centred on above ngr shown on os survey drawing (os).


Grid Reference:SX 551 706
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/191
  • Old SAM Ref: 28782.03

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • BARROW (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description


Vis=est -/-/1999 (gerrard, s. ) at sx55097065. Cairn 700m ne of horseyeatt forming part of a ritual complex on walkhampton common (mpp).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Group of three cairns centred on above ngr shown on os survey drawing (os).

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=22/5/1980 (os) three cairns, probably prehistoric:.

NMR, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270054.

A) sx55107067. Diam 4.9m, height 0.5m. Hollow in top. B) sx55117066. Diam 6m, 0.6m high. E side incorporated in medieval or later field boundary. W half has been dug into. C) sx55087067. Turf covered. Diam 3.4m, 0.2m high. Central hollow 1.6m by 0.2m deep (nmr, citing os).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270055.

Not visible on raf 1946 photos (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270058.

Des=os survey drawing in parish file/(1982).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270059.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270060.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/3(1994)85;map 45.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270061.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270062.

Des=gerrard, s. /(2/2/2000)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
  • Migrated Record: NMR, CITING OS.
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV12831Related to: Stone alignment 600 metres north-east of Horseyeatt (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM