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HER Number:MDV29044
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Christow


Cairn (or hut circle) where granite bowl said to have been found in 1828.(worth).


Grid Reference:SX 823 854
Map Sheet:SX88NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishChristow
Ecclesiastical ParishCHRISTOW

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthwork and structural remains of workings and buildings at Scatter Rock Quarry; operated between 1914 and 1950, as well as prehistoric field system and hut circles in Heckland Copse

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX88NW/10/1

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV285082.

Worth, r. H. /tda/73(1941)58.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV285083.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/41(1983)30.

WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6808.

Cairn (or hut circle) where granite bowl said to have been found in 1828.(worth).

Griffith, F. M., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV8774.

Grinsell suggests above ngr for this find. See also sx88nw/7, which may be correct location for it (fmg).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV285082Migrated Record:
SDV285083Migrated Record:
SDV6808Migrated Record: WORTH.
SDV8774Migrated Record: Griffith, F. M..

Associated Monuments

MDV9476Related to: CAIRN in the Parish of Bridford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Oct 20 2015 12:58PM