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HER Number:MDV50151
Name:Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor

Summary

Cairn at end of double alignment. Diameter 3.5 metres, height 0.4 metres. Possibly represents spoil from excavation of one of two other cairns in immediate vicinity, though regular shape suggests otherwise.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 569 713
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/102/3
  • Old SAM Ref: 22290

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=estimated 8/10/1992 (gerrard) cairn at end of double alignment. Diam 3.5, height 0.4m. Possibly represents spoil from excavation of one of two other cairns in immediate vicinity, though regular shape suggests otherwise (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268102.

Des=mpp/130683.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268103.

Gerrard, s. /meavy valley archaeology/1(1997)/in pf.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV268104.

Gerrard, s. /meavy valley archaeology/4(1997)7,12;fig 6,7/in pf.

Sources / Further Reading

  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record:
  • Migrated Record: Unknown. Unknown. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV50267Related to: Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor (Monument)
MDV50268Related to: Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor (Monument)
MDV4994Related to: Stone row 220 meters south-west of Black Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:May 5 2015 11:04AM