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HER Number:MDV6015
Name:CAIRN in the Parish of Manaton


Cairn.(diam 9.5m, heig 0.6m), alignment leng 61.3m.


Grid Reference:SX 676 799
Map Sheet:SX67NE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67NE/37
  • Old SAM Ref: 28697

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description


Vis=est -/-/1997 (gerrard, s. ) round cairn on soussons down (mpp).

Turner, J. R., Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV37204.

Vis=-/-/1976 (turner) hollow in the centre, heather covered. No trace of stone row.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV1004.

Vis=14/10/1975 (grinsell) a ruined cairn, with triple stone row extending from it. Diameter 9m, height 0.4m.

DIAM 9.5M, HEIG 0.6M, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290830.

Cairn.(diam 9.5m, heig 0.6m), alignment leng 61.3m.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290835.

Not visible, as in wooded area, on 1950 raf ap (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290838.

Baring gould, s. /tda/30(1898)98/5th report of the dartmoor exploration committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290839.

Dnp/conservation of ancient monuments ms field report/(1976).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290840.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)155.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290841.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV290842.

Des=gerrard, s. /(3/7/1998)/as above.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV1004Migrated Record:
SDV290830Migrated Record: DIAM 9.5M, HEIG 0.6M.
SDV290835Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV290838Migrated Record:
SDV290839Migrated Record:
SDV290840Migrated Record:
SDV290841Migrated Record:
SDV290842Migrated Record:
SDV331Migrated Record: Unknown. MIGRATED RECORD - MONUMENT PROTECTION PROGRAMME DATA. Monument Protection Programme. Unknown.
SDV37204Migrated Record: Turner, J. R..

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7390 - Archaeological condition survey in Soussons Woods
  • EDV7402 - Archaeological condition survey in Soussons Woods
  • EDV7431 - Woodland Survey (1989-90) at Bellever, Soussons and other woodland parcels

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM