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HER Number:MDV5002
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest

Summary

Vis=18/8/1950 (os) cairn (diameter 6m, height 0.8m) composed of large rocks and stones with very large boulders on w. Centre appears to have been disturbed, leaving traces of cist.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 563 744
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/109
  • Old SAM Ref: 28775

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=est -/-/1999 (gerrard, s. ) at sx56347446. Cairn on sw edge of a prehistoric settlement 350m nw of yellowmeade farm (mpp).


GRINSELL + TURNER, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV237892.

Vis=23/5/1976 (grinsell + turner) small cairn of relatively large stones; probably central cist placed se/nw. Capstone missing. Diameter 6.0m, height 0.7m.


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

Vis=18/8/1950 (os) cairn (diameter 6m, height 0.8m) composed of large rocks and stones with very large boulders on w. Centre appears to have been disturbed, leaving traces of cist.


NMR, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251144.

An arrangement of stones at the centre may represent a ruined box 0.6m by 1.3m (nmr, citing os).


RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251145.

Not visible on nmr photos (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251148.

Osa=sx57se14.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251149.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)173.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251150.

Worth, r. H.(1948)tda 80.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251151.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/3(1994)14;fig 44.1.2.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251152.

Des=mpp/152363.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV251153.

Des=gerrard, s. /(11/6/1999)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Report - Survey: GRINSELL + TURNER.
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
  • Migrated Record: NMR, CITING OS.
  • Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
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  • Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM