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HER Number:MDV60257
Name:Round cairn 900 metres south of Moorgate Farm

Summary

Cairn measures 6.1 metres in diameter, height 0.7 metres. Central pit measuring 3 metres by 2.5 metres by 0.15 metres deep. Grass and heather covered.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 595 921
Map Sheet:SX59SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishOkehampton Hamlets
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishOKEHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX59SE/202
  • Old SAM Ref: 28717.02

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 149172, 22/6/1998 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

Cairn measures 6.1 metres in diameter, height 0.7 metres. Central pit measuring 3 metres by 2.5 metres by 0.15 metres deep. Grass and heather covered.


English Heritage, 2015, National Heritage List for England (National Heritage List for England). SDV357602.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 149172, 22/6/1998.
SDV357602National Heritage List for England: English Heritage. 2015. National Heritage List for England. Historic Houses Register. Digital.

Associated Monuments

MDV58789Related to: Cairnfield on the western flank of Halstock Down (Monument)
MDV120734Related to: Earthwork banks on the western flank of Halstock Down (Monument)
MDV60258Related to: Round cairn 930 metres south of Moorgate Farm (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV7620 - Okehampton Artillary Range

Date Last Edited:Jan 15 2018 1:47PM