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HER Number:MDV4198
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest, Whitchurch

Summary

Merrivale bridge. A cairn stood near the cromlech. Was removed to make a road. Possible hut circle (burnard). Vis=21/11/1979 (os). None of the above mentioned sites is now visible and it is uncertain where they were originally located (os).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 550 750
Map Sheet:SX57NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
Civil ParishWhitchurch
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWHITCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57NE/2

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV225003.

Collier, w. F. /tda/9(1877)121/1st report of the committee on dartmoor.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV225004.

Burnard, r. /tda/34(1902)167/the disappearing stone monuments of dartmoor.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV225005.

Osa=sx57ne37.


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

Merrivale bridge. A cairn stood near the cromlech. Was removed to make a road. Possible hut circle (burnard). Vis=21/11/1979 (os). None of the above mentioned sites is now visible and it is uncertain where they were originally located (os).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV225003Migrated Record:
SDV225004Migrated Record:
SDV225005Migrated 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 13 2015 3:59PM