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HER Number:MDV50268
Name:Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor

Summary

Cairn at the end of a double stone alignment. Mound measures 5 metres in diameter and 0.5 metres high. A central hollow, 1.5 metres by 1 metre by 0.2 metres deep suggests partial early excavation or robbing.

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/102/2
  • Old SAM Ref: 22290

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Unknown, Unknown (Migrated Record). SDV331.

Vis=8/10/1992 (gerrard) cairn at the end of a double stone alignment. Mound measures 5m in diameter and 0.5m high. A central hollow, 1.5m by 1m by 0.2m deep suggests partial early excavation or robbing (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243548.

Des=mpp/130682.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243549.

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


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV243550.

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

Sources / Further Reading

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

Associated Monuments

MDV50151Related to: Cairn at end of alignment south-west of Black Tor (Monument)
MDV50267Related 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 11:06AM