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HER Number:MDV50150
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Walkhampton


Cairn diam 7.7m, height 0.40m, at e end of alignment. Turf covered with central hollow. No retaining kerb (worth 1946).


Grid Reference:SX 576 716
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/51/1
  • Old SAM County Ref: 302
  • Old SAM Ref Revised: 24106
  • Old SAM Ref: 22297

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description


Vis=estimated -/-/1992 (gerrard) diam 8m, height 0.8m. Slight central hollow 2.5m by 1.5m by 0.4m deep (mpp).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=25/4/1973 (grinsell + mercer) hollow towards centre. Diam 9m, height 0.6m (grinsell).

WORTH 1946, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV169075.

Cairn diam 7.7m, height 0.40m, at e end of alignment. Turf covered with central hollow. No retaining kerb (worth 1946).

1906, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268118.

Cairns marked on os 6"(1906) map (os).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268120.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)174.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268121.

Worth, r. H. /tda/78(1946)295/the stone rows of dartmoor, pt 1.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268122.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268123.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268124.

Des=os 6"(1906)106se.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268125.

Gerrard, s. /meavy valley archaeology/9(1999)11;figs 4-5/hart tor stone rows and cairns.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268126.

Gerrard, s. /meavy valley archaeology. Interim report for 1997/(1999)22.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268127.


Sources / Further Reading

SDV1004Migrated Record:
SDV169075Migrated Record: WORTH 1946.
SDV268118Migrated Record: 1906.
SDV268120Migrated Record:
SDV268121Migrated Record:
SDV268122Migrated Record:
SDV268123Migrated Record:
SDV268124Migrated Record:
SDV268125Migrated Record:
SDV268126Migrated Record:
SDV268127Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7517 - Survey of Hart Tor tin works

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM