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HER Number:MDV5844


Single row of stones in newtake forest plantation with no associated cairn or barrow (os, citing worth).


Grid Reference:SX 642 773
Map Sheet:SX67NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NW/11

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STONE ALIGNMENT (Neolithic - 4000 BC to 2201 BC (Between))

Full description

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

Vis=6/9/1950 (os) the newtake in which this stone row is situated is now in use as a forestry commission plantation. Unable to locate. Probably completely overgrown.

OS, CITING WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263597.

Single row of stones in newtake forest plantation with no associated cairn or barrow (os, citing worth).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263599.

Not visible on raf 1951 ap (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263600.

Worth no 52.

NMR CITING NEWMAN, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV263601.

Vis=22/11/1993 (rchm) no evidence could be found of this stone row. Area is now occupied by mature conifers and the remains have either been destroyed or covered by loam (nmr citing newman).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263604.

Worth, r. H. /tda/78(1946)311/the stone rows of dartmoor part 1.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263605.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263606.

Worth, r. M. /tda/27(1875)439/the stone rows of dartmoor part 4.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263607.

Emmett, d. D. /pdas/37(1979)111/stone rows: the traditional view reconsidered.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263608.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263609.

Des=nvq/pers comm/(22/3/1995)/notes in smr. Destroyed or concealed. No reason to suppose worth mistaken. Shown on os record sheet as extending nnw-sse over c.100m. Presumably guessed (nvq).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263610.

Des=newman, p. /(22/11/1993)/rchme field investigation.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV263611.

Des=gerrard, s. /(-/-/2002)/mpp alternative action report.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. OSA. Card Index.
SDV263597Migrated Record: OS, CITING WORTH.
SDV263599Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV263600Migrated Record:
SDV263601Report - Survey: NMR CITING NEWMAN.
SDV263604Migrated Record:
SDV263605Migrated Record:
SDV263606Migrated Record:
SDV263607Migrated Record:
SDV263608Migrated Record:
SDV263609Migrated Record:
SDV263610Migrated Record:
SDV263611Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7388 - Archaeological condition survey in Bellever Woods
  • EDV7406 - Archaeological condition survey in Bellever Woods
  • EDV7431 - Woodland Survey (1989-90) at Bellever, Soussons and other woodland parcels

Date Last Edited:Oct 13 2020 3:28PM