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HER Number:MDV48865
Name:RING CAIRN in the Parish of Whitchurch

Summary

Vis=28/10/1980 (os) at sx53007497. One of 3 hut circles. A much damaged hut with internal diam 7.2m and spread walling 2m wide, 0.6m high. No visible entrance but this may have been in the severely robbed w half of the hut (nmr, citing os).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 530 749
Map Sheet:SX57SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWhitchurch
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWHITCHURCH

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SW/121

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

NMR, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV221374.

Vis=28/10/1980 (os) at sx53007497. One of 3 hut circles. A much damaged hut with internal diam 7.2m and spread walling 2m wide, 0.6m high. No visible entrance but this may have been in the severely robbed w half of the hut (nmr, citing os).


NMR, CITING WILSON-NORTH, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV221376.

Vis=7/7/1991 (rchme) one of 3 hut circles on n side of barn hill. Badly robbed on nw arc, and only se half survives. Estimated diam 8.5m. Where it remains, the bank is 0.4m wide and 2m wide (sic) and is composed of turf-covered rubble. No clear entrance. No survey action (nmr, citing wilson-north).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221377.

Turner, j. R. /pdas/48(1990)66/a19.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221378.

Nmr=sx57nw65.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV221379.

Des=wilson-north, w. R. /(7/7/1991)/rchme field investigation.


Turner, J. R., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV37204.

Ring cairn, whitchurch common. Stone ring 7.5 m internal diam with bank 1.5 m wide and 0.4 m high. W side completely destroyed (turner).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV221374Report - Survey: NMR, CITING OS.
SDV221376Report - Survey: NMR, CITING WILSON-NORTH.
SDV221377Migrated Record:
SDV221378Migrated Record:
SDV221379Migrated Record:
SDV37204Migrated Record: Turner, J. R..

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM