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HER Number:MDV25678
Name:Possible cairn on the Harford-Ugborough parish boundary, Piles Hill

Summary

Possible cairn recorded from 1980 aerial photograph. Not clearly seen on 2015 version; requires confirmation.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 654 609
Map Sheet:SX66SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHarford
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHARFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork remains of the early 20th century China Clay works at Redlake Mine and the associated railway, as well as prehistoric remains on Ugborough Moor

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SE/370
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

National Monuments Record, 1980, NMR SF1743, 76-77 (Aerial Photograph). SDV161746.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

SX 6540 6096 Possible cairn, possibly one of a group of cairns. Visible on 1980 National Monuments Record aerial photograph.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV161746Aerial Photograph: National Monuments Record. 1980. NMR SF1743. National Monuments Record Aerial Photograph. Photograph (Paper). 76-77.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic. [Mapped feature: #13740 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV5708Related to: Cairn on Piles Hill (Monument)
MDV25684Related to: Possible cairn on Piles Hill, Harford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 23 2020 3:51PM