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HER Number:MDV4268
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Cornwood

Summary

Vis=est-/-/1944 (worth). At a distance of 10m centre to centre from the cairn at sx62396221 lies a second cairn of about the same diameter, but more disturbed. Vis=31/3/1950 (os). Nothing definitely resembling a cairn could be found in this area. Vis=30/6/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ). Could find no trace of disturbed cairn found by worth. Vis=1/8/1977 (os). No trace. Vis=not visible on nmr photos (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 62 62
Map Sheet:SX66SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishCornwood
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishCORNWOOD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66SW/27

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV167064.

Vis=est-/-/1944 (worth). At a distance of 10m centre to centre from the cairn at sx62396221 lies a second cairn of about the same diameter, but more disturbed. Vis=31/3/1950 (os). Nothing definitely resembling a cairn could be found in this area. Vis=30/6/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ). Could find no trace of disturbed cairn found by worth. Vis=1/8/1977 (os). No trace. Vis=not visible on nmr photos (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV167065.

Osa=sx66sw24.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV167066.

Worth, r. H. /tda/77(1945)55/.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV167067.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)137.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV167064Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV167065Migrated Record:
SDV167066Migrated Record:
SDV167067Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 13 2015 4:00PM