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HER Number:MDV19985
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest


Vis=17/7/1976 (grinsell) cairn discovered. Ridge siting. Diameter 4.5m, height 0.3m.


Grid Reference:SX 663 766
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/117
  • Old SAM Ref: 28733

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=17/7/1976 (grinsell) cairn discovered. Ridge siting. Diameter 4.5m, height 0.3m.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV269614.

Not visible on 1977 nmr ap (rchm app 1985).

AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV269615.

Vis=est -/-/2000 (ancient monuments) appears to lie within scheduled area sam 28733 'two irregular aggregate field systems with associated settlements, part of a coaxial field system, boundary stones and historic fields on riddon ridge' (am).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV269616.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)151.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV269617.

Des=ancient monuments/(2000).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1004Migrated Record:
SDV269614Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV269615Report - Survey: AM.
SDV269616Migrated Record:
SDV269617Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 13 2015 11:26AM