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HER Number:MDV50267
Name:Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor


Largest of three cairns, 6 metres from south-west end of alignment. Measures 9 metres by 4 metres by 0.8 metres high. Partially underlies field boundary.


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/102/1
  • Old SAM Ref: 22290

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

AM, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV243478.

Vis=8/10/1990 (ancient monuments) largest of 3 cairns, 6m from sw end of alignment.9m by 4m by 0.8m high. Partially underlies field boundary (am).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243480.

Des=ancient monuments.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243481.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243482.

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

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243483.

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

Sources / Further Reading

SDV243478Report - Survey: AM.
SDV243480Migrated Record:
SDV243481Migrated Record:
SDV243482Migrated Record:
SDV243483Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV50151Related 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

  • EDV7521 - Survey of Stanlake prehistoric stone row

Date Last Edited:May 5 2015 11:02AM