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HER Number:MDV51428
Name:Ring cairn 660 metres north-west of Little Links Tor

Summary

Vis=21/4/1993 (gerrard) ring cairn. Survives as a circular bank 2m wide and 0.4m high surrounding an internal area measuring 13m in diam. A 3m wide gap in the w side of the bank may be the result of partial robbing. This ring cairn is of the unrevetted without central mound variety (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 542 874
Map Sheet:SX58NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishLands common to the Parishes of Bridestowe and Sourton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishBRIDESTOWE AND SOURTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX58NW/145
  • Old SAM Ref: 22329

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • RING 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=21/4/1993 (gerrard) ring cairn. Survives as a circular bank 2m wide and 0.4m high surrounding an internal area measuring 13m in diam. A 3m wide gap in the w side of the bank may be the result of partial robbing. This ring cairn is of the unrevetted without central mound variety (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV249123.

Des=mpp/130934.


Hemery, E., 1983, High Dartmoor, 909 (Monograph). SDV249702.

Hemery refers to Smallacombe for the east-west valley and stream a short distance to the south of this alignment and related features.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV249123Migrated Record:
SDV249702Monograph: Hemery, E.. 1983. High Dartmoor. High Dartmoor. Hardback Volume. 909.
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV125847Related to: Cairn in the Smallacombe Valley, north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)
MDV51433Related to: Enclosure 710 meters north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)
MDV51434Related to: Stone alignment near enclosure north-west of Little Links Tor (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jun 14 2019 2:59PM