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HER Number:MDV42768
Name:Cairn on Ringmoor Down


One of a group of three cairns on Ringmoor Down. Diameter 5m, height 0.4m, possible retaining kerb and hollow in centre (am).


Grid Reference:SX 562 662
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/531
  • Old SAM Ref: 10666
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN (Bronze Age - 2200 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV253568.

Vis=estimated -/-/1990 (ancient monuments) diameter 5m, height 0.4m, possible retaining kerb and hollow in centre (am).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV253569.

Des=ancient monuments.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV253570.


Sources / Further Reading

SDV253568Report - Survey: AM.
SDV253569Migrated Record:
SDV253570Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV42769Related to: CAIRN in the Parish of Sheepstor (Monument)
MDV42770Related to: Cairn on Ringmoor Down (Monument)
MDV48901Related to: Eylesbarrow Watershed Reave (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7443 - Condition survey of archaeological sites in Ringmoor Training Area
  • EDV7569 - Condition survey of Ringmoor Down training area

Date Last Edited:Apr 28 2015 4:16PM