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HER Number:MDV6950
Name:Alignment

Summary

Stone rows, ramsley, south zeal. Vis=est -/-/1895 (worth) stone rows here were destroyed about 1870 by works in connection with the ramsley mine. Only a few of the smaller stones left (worth). Vis=not visible on 1946 raf photos (rchm app 1985). Vis=unconfirmed alignment. Possibly prehistoric field walls. Strange not mentioned by rh worth. Not investigated by os. Now destroyed (nvq).

Location

Grid Reference:SX 65 92
Map Sheet:SX69SE
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishSouth Tawton
DistrictWest Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH TAWTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX69SE/11

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • STONE ALIGNMENT (Early Neolithic to Late Bronze Age - 4000 BC to 701 BC (Between))

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270344.

Worth, r. N. /tda/28(1896)712/the stone rows of dartmoor, part 4.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV270345.

Des=nvq/pers comm/(24/3/1995). Stone rows, ramsley, south zeal. Vis=est -/-/1895 (worth) stone rows here were destroyed about 1870 by works in connection with the ramsley mine. Only a few of the smaller stones left (worth). Vis=not visible on 1946 raf photos (rchm app 1985). Vis=unconfirmed alignment. Possibly prehistoric field walls. Strange not mentioned by rh worth. Not investigated by os. Now destroyed (nvq).

Sources / Further Reading

SDV270344Migrated Record:
SDV270345Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Oct 13 2020 3:28PM