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HER Number:MDV54672
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest


Two barrows with pits near and somewhere to the s of grey wethers. I have not surveyed them (rchme, citing worth).


Grid Reference:SX 63 83
Map Sheet:SX68SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SW/141

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

FLETCHER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV10257.

Vis=3/9/1990 (rchme) the two barrows were not identified in the indicated area. Two cairns lie to the s and sw of the circles at (sx64078284 and sx63478263 respectively. Both have been disturbed but neither resemble earthen barrows (fletcher).

RCHME, CITING OS, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV144518.

Vis=3/3/1977 (os) almost certainly the 2 barrows lying respectively s + e of grey wethers (sx68sw/37 and sx68sw/54) (rchme, citing os).

RCHME, CITING WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV257035.

Two barrows with pits near and somewhere to the s of grey wethers. I have not surveyed them (rchme, citing worth).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV257038.

Worth, r. H. /(1948)/corr 6".

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV257039.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV257040.

Des=fletcher, m. J. /(3/9/1990)/rchme field investigation.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV10257Migrated Record: FLETCHER.
SDV144518Migrated Record: RCHME, CITING OS.
SDV257035Migrated Record: RCHME, CITING WORTH.
SDV257038Migrated Record:
SDV257039Migrated Record:
SDV257040Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV5838Related to: Cairn and cist 875 metres north west of Arch Tor (Monument)
MDV110432Related to: Sittaford Stone Circle, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 16 2015 1:54PM