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HER Number:MDV52480
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of South Tawton

Summary

Vis=16/11/1993 (gerrard) round cairn. Forms part of a discrete cluster of monuments including at least 4 cairns, a stone circle and standing stone. Cairn mound measures 7m in diam and stands up to 0.8m high. A large earthfast granite slab forms the w side of the mound. It would therefore appear that the cairn was built on top of a rock outcrop (mpp).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 632 898
Map Sheet:SX68NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68NW/130
  • Old SAM Ref: 24139

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

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

Vis=16/11/1993 (gerrard) round cairn. Forms part of a discrete cluster of monuments including at least 4 cairns, a stone circle and standing stone. Cairn mound measures 7m in diam and stands up to 0.8m high. A large earthfast granite slab forms the w side of the mound. It would therefore appear that the cairn was built on top of a rock outcrop (mpp).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV233220.

Des=mpp/133290.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV233220Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM