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HER Number:MDV42770
Name:Cairn on Ringmoor Down

Summary

One of a group of three cairns on Ringmoor Down. Mound of stone and earth, diameter 8m, height 0.4m, possible retaining kerb and slightly hollow centre.(am).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 563 662
Map Sheet:SX56NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSheepstor
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSHEEPSTOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX56NE/533
  • Old SAM Ref: 10668
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV256215.

Vis=estimated -/-/1990 (ancient monuments) mound of stone and earth, diameter 8m, height 0.4m, possible retaining kerb and slightly hollow centre.(am).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256216.

Des=ancient monuments.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV256217.

Nmr=sx56ne209.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV256215Report - Survey: AM.
SDV256216Migrated Record:
SDV256217Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV42768Related 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 4:19PM