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HER Number:MDV63629
Name:Cairn 200 metres north-east of Peek Hill

Summary

Diameter 6 metres, height 0.3 metres. Circular scatter of stones. Bracken and grass.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 557 701
Map Sheet:SX57SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWalkhampton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishWALKHAMPTON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX57SE/457
  • Old SAM Ref: 24090
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Fleming, A., 1978, The Prehistoric Landscape of Dartmoor. Part 1: South Dartmoor, 122; fig 8 (Article in Serial). SDV235265.


Gerrard, S., 1990-2002, Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset., MPP 156878, 18/3/2000 (Report - Survey). SDV277946.

(SX 5579 7010) Cairn 200 metres north-east of Peek Hill. Diameter 6 metres, height 0.3 metres. Circular scatter of stones. Bracken and grass.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV235265Article in Serial: Fleming, A.. 1978. The Prehistoric Landscape of Dartmoor. Part 1: South Dartmoor. Proceedings of the Prehistoric Society. 44. Unknown. 122; fig 8.
SDV277946Report - Survey: Gerrard, S.. 1990-2002. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Monument Protection Programme. Archaeological Item Dataset.. Mixed Archive Material + Digital. MPP 156878, 18/3/2000. [Mapped feature: #40854 ]

Associated Monuments

MDV28489Related to: Rectiliniar enclosure near Peek Hill, Walkhampton (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Aug 6 2019 9:09AM