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HER Number:MDV5203
Name:One of a group of cairns east of Hapstead Ford


One of three surveyed cairns in this area.


Grid Reference:SX 676 691
Map Sheet:SX66NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishHolne
DistrictSouth Hams
Ecclesiastical ParishHOLNE

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX66NE/29
  • Old SAM Ref: 28766

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description


Vis=est -/-/1999 (gerrard, s. ) at sx67616922. Cairn forming part of a cairn cemetery in the mardle valley (mpp).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146336.

One of three surveyed cairns in this area.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV146339.

Vis=9/10/1975 (grinsell) cairn, diameter 7m, height 0.3m. Not visible (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146342.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146343.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)142.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146344.

Butler, j. /dartmoor atlas of antiquities/4(1993)172;fig 58.8.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146345.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV146346.

Des=gerrard, s. /(19/9/1999)/as above.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=21/4/1950 (os) cairn a. A small dilapidated cairn.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV146336Migrated Record:
SDV146339Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV146342Migrated Record:
SDV146343Migrated Record:
SDV146344Migrated Record:
SDV146345Migrated Record:
SDV146346Migrated Record:
SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments

MDV5204Related to: Cairn east of Hapstead Ford (Monument)
MDV5308Related to: One of four cairns 560 metres east of Hapstead Ford (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7100 - Holne Moor Survey

Date Last Edited:May 18 2015 4:06PM