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HER Number:MDV6766
Name:BARROW in the Parish of Dartmoor Forest


Vis=estimated-/-/1977 (child) possible barrow. Vegetation bank shown in dry weather. Approximately 25ft across, 1ft high.


Grid Reference:SX 644 834
Map Sheet:SX68SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SW/26

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

FLETCHER, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV10257.

The evidence suggests that this site is most probably a duplicate of the larger of the 2 cairns at sx64278330 circa 330m to the sw (fletcher).

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245423.

Not visible on raf 1947 ap (rchm app 1985).

RCHME, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV245424.

Vis=2/7/1990 (rchme) this cairn was not identified within the estimated area given by child. This part of great stannon newtake is disturbed by peat digging activity and is under moorland pasture.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245426.

Same as sx68sw/104?.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245428.

Des=child, p.(dcc)/(1977)/as above.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245429.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245430.

Des=fletcher, m. J. /(2/7/1990)/rchme field investigation.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV245431.

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

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV33774.

Vis=estimated-/-/1977 (child) possible barrow. Vegetation bank shown in dry weather. Approximately 25ft across, 1ft high.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV10257Migrated Record: FLETCHER.
SDV245423Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV245424Report - Survey: RCHME.
SDV245426Migrated Record:
SDV245428Migrated Record:
SDV245429Migrated Record:
SDV245430Migrated Record:
SDV245431Migrated Record:
SDV33774Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments

MDV20917Related to: Large cairn 410 metres east-north-east of the Grey Wethers Stone Circles (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Sep 30 2015 5:07PM