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HER Number:MDV4121
Name:Peat stack on Langstone Moor


Three of five turf-covered mounds, discovered by Lady Fox in 1953, suspected to be only peat hags.


Grid Reference:SX 552 779
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishPeter Tavy
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishPETER TAVY

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NW/16/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • MOUND (Post Medieval to XIX - 1540 AD? to 1900 AD (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV148.

Three of five mounds, turf covered, suspected to be only peat hags, by lady fox in 1953 (os).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV226880.

Not visible raf verticals (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV226881.


Sources / Further Reading

SDV148Migrated Record:
SDV226880Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV226881Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV12813Related to: Peat stack on Langstone Moor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7275 - Survey of the Langstone Moor stone circle and other prehistoric monuments nearby
  • EDV7441 - Condition survey of the archaeological sites of Merrivale Training Area
  • EDV7570 - Condition survey of Merrivale Range training area

Date Last Edited:Dec 19 2016 9:52AM