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HER Number:MDV6774
Name:Small cairn south-east of Winney's Down Brook

Summary

Small cairn. Vis=19/6/1950(os) partially turf covered, slight hollow in centre. Diameter 6.5m, height 0.5m. Vis=4/7/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ) cairn, hollow centre. Diameter 7m, height 0.6m. Vis=though very low and small it is distinguishable on nmr 1977 ap (rchm app 1985).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 637 810
Map Sheet:SX68SW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishDartmoor Forest
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishLYDFORD

Protected Status

  • SHINE: Earthworks and surviving walls of a dispersed group of at least five Bronze Age hut circles, two fragmentary enclosures and a Bronze Age cairn to the north-east of Broad Down

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX68SW/34
  • SHINE Candidate (Yes)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV242934.

Small cairn. Vis=19/6/1950(os) partially turf covered, slight hollow in centre. Diameter 6.5m, height 0.5m. Vis=4/7/1976 (grinsell, l. V. ) cairn, hollow centre. Diameter 7m, height 0.6m. Vis=though very low and small it is distinguishable on nmr 1977 ap (rchm app 1985).


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242935.

Osa=sx68sw14.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV242936.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)145.


Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV242937.

Aph=nmr sx6381/4/274-278(18/5/1977).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV242934Report - Survey: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV242935Migrated Record:
SDV242936Migrated Record:
SDV242937Aerial Photograph:

Associated Monuments

MDV6802Related to: Hut circle settlement south-east of Winney's Down Brook (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 7 2013 1:07PM