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HER Number:MDV3219
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Lydford

Summary

Vis=23/10/1950 (os) diam 7.0m, height 0.3m. Possible barrow. A very much despoiled mound of earth and small stones, completely covered with turf and bracken. Diam approx 7.0m, height 0.3m. The mound merges into the natural slope of the hill at the north and appears to have been considerably disturbed. No trace of a ditch, the condition is poor.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 523 846
Map Sheet:SX58SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLydford
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58SW/31

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=6/8/1976 (grinsell) cairn, shown on os as mound. Diameter 7.0m, height 0.2m.


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV214700.

Not visible on raf verticals (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV214702.

Osa=sx58sw11.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV214703.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)144.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV214704.

Des=gerrard, s. /(-/-/2002)/mpp alternative action report.


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

Vis=23/10/1950 (os) diam 7.0m, height 0.3m. Possible barrow. A very much despoiled mound of earth and small stones, completely covered with turf and bracken. Diam approx 7.0m, height 0.3m. The mound merges into the natural slope of the hill at the north and appears to have been considerably disturbed. No trace of a ditch, the condition is poor.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1004Migrated Record:
SDV214700Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV214702Migrated Record:
SDV214703Migrated Record:
SDV214704Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 15 2015 11:11AM