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HER Number:MDV2894
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Ugborough

Summary

Cairn near western beacon elevation 342m. The cairn is low, overgrown with grass, and is about 68m se of the waterhole known as black pool on the ugborough-harford boundary line (worksheet). Vis=22/7/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ). Following c. F. Hankin by whom it was found. Oval cairn with e-w axis. Diameter 7m by 5.8m, height 0.2m. Vis=not visible on raf 1946 ap (rchm app 1985). Vis=estimated -/-/1991 (ancient monuments) 7m by 5m, 0.3m high. Traces of retaining kerb (am).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 656 581
Map Sheet:SX65NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishUgborough
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishUGBOROUGH

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX65NE/10
  • Old SAM Ref: 10545

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV150018.

Cairn near western beacon elevation 342m. The cairn is low, overgrown with grass, and is about 68m se of the waterhole known as black pool on the ugborough-harford boundary line (worksheet). Vis=22/7/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ). Following c. F. Hankin by whom it was found. Oval cairn with e-w axis. Diameter 7m by 5.8m, height 0.2m. Vis=not visible on raf 1946 ap (rchm app 1985). Vis=estimated -/-/1991 (ancient monuments) 7m by 5m, 0.3m high. Traces of retaining kerb (am).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150019.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)172.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150020.

Des=worksheet.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV150021.

Osa=sx65ne62.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV150018Report - Survey: AM.
SDV150019Migrated Record:
SDV150020Migrated Record:
SDV150021Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 13 2015 3:44PM