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HER Number:MDV50745
Name:Two cairns forming part of a cairnfield south-west of Raddick Hill summit

Summary

Two cairns and a boundary bank forming part of a cairnfield 440m south-west of Raddick Hill summit. Sub-circular mounds 3.0 metres in diameter, 0.4 metres high, at either end of bank 12 metres long, 2 metres wide, 0.2 metres high.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 574 707
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/337
  • Old SAM Ref: 22295

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Vis=estimated -/-/1992 (gerrard) 2 cairns + a boundary bank. Sub-circular mounds 3m diam, 0.4m high, at either end of bank 12m long, 2m wide, 0.2m high (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV238241.

Des=mpp/123759.


English Heritage, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV357602.

This monument includes two cairns and a boundary bank forming part of a cairnfield on a gentle south-west facing slope of Raddick Hill overlooking the valley of the River Meavy. The mounds are situated at either end of a 12m long, 2m wide and 0.2m high rubble bank orientated east to west. Both mounds measure 3m in diameter and stand up to 0.4m high. This monument forms part of a wider cairnfield, comprising seventeen mounds, two lengths of boundary bank and a lynchet.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV238241Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.
SDV357602National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV28494Related to: Cairn 560m south-west of Raddick Hill summit (Monument)
MDV50705Related to: Cairn south-west of Raddick Hill summit (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Apr 30 2015 9:37AM