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HER Number:MDV6238
Name:Cairn and cist on the summit of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest

Summary

Cairn and cist on the summit of Round Hill

Location

Grid Reference:SX 610 744
Map Sheet:SX67SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX67SW/10
  • Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division: SX67SW14

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • CAIRN (Constructed, Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC)
  • CIST (Constructed, Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Prowse, A. B., 1901, The Antiquities of Ockery and Roundhill, Dartmoor, 495-9 (Article in Serial). SDV233834.

Cist noted.

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, 1950, SX67SW14 (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV234751.

2/9/1950 (OS) NO TRACE OF THIS FEATURE FOUND.

Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, 1985, Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP (Cartographic). SDV319854.

Not visible on aerial photograph.

English Heritage, 2005-2008, Prehistoric Survey Information (Cartographic). SDV345521.

Feature shown on survey.

Ordnance Survey, 2021, MasterMap 2021 (Cartographic). SDV364015.

'Cist' shown on modern mapping.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV233834Article in Serial: Prowse, A. B.. 1901. The Antiquities of Ockery and Roundhill, Dartmoor. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 33. Unknown. 495-9.
SDV234751Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. 1950. SX67SW14. Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card. Card Index.
SDV319854Cartographic: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1985. Aerial Photograph Project (Dartmoor) - Dartmoor Pre-NMP. Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England Aerial Photograph P. Cartographic.
SDV345521Cartographic: English Heritage. 2005-2008. Prehistoric Survey Information. English Heritage. Digital.
SDV364015Cartographic: Ordnance Survey. 2021. MasterMap 2021. Ordnance Survey Digital Mapping. Digital. [Mapped feature: #97016 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV6257Related to: Cist north of prehistoric settlement on summit of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6257Related to: Cist north of prehistoric settlement on summit of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6257Related to: Cist north of prehistoric settlement on summit of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6257Related to: Cist north of prehistoric settlement on summit of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6218Related to: Enclosure or remains of field system on Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)
MDV6221Related to: Settlement south-east of Round Hill, Dartmoor Forest (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events

  • EDV8627 - Roundhill Farm Duchy Farms Survey

Date Last Edited:Mar 15 2021 12:36PM