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HER Number:MDV7398
Name:CIST in the Parish of Manaton

Summary

Cist length estimated 2.7m. Cist within cairn circle, aligned roughly north-south.

Location

Grid Reference:SX 741 787
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishManaton
DistrictTeignbridge
Ecclesiastical ParishMANATON

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NW/2/1
  • Old SAM County Ref: 621
  • Old SAM Ref: 28785(P)

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division, Untitled Source (Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card). SDV24.

Vis=10/5/1960 (os) two endstones of the cist remain; the northern one prostrate.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315734.

Cist leng est 2.7m.

Ancient Monuments, Untitled Source (Report - Survey). SDV315735.

Vis=-/7/1967 (ancient monuments) cist within cairn circle, aligned roughly north-south.

RCHM APP 1985, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315739.

Not visible on 1946 raf photos (rchm app 1985).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315742.

Worth, r. H. /tda/66(1934)41 pl.4-5/53rd report on barrows.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315743.

Worth, r. H. /tda/69(1937)95 pl.15 fig.1 pl.15 fig.3/56th report on barrows.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315744.

Worth, r. N. /tda/34(1902/21st report of the barrow committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315745.

Osa=sx77nw29.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315746.

Worth, r. N. /tda/17(1885)128/7th report of the barrow committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315747.

Rowe, s. /perambulation of dartmoor/(1848)43.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315748.

Des=mpp/140577.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV315749.

Des=gerrard, s,.(20/5/1995)/as above.

WORTH, Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV6808.

Vis=-/-/1933 (worth) only one side and one end of the kistvaen remains.19 stones of the circle still standing; the western side of the circle has been entirely robbed.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV24Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Card: Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division. OSA. Card Index.
SDV315734Migrated Record:
SDV315735Report - Survey: Ancient Monuments.
SDV315739Migrated Record: RCHM APP 1985.
SDV315742Migrated Record:
SDV315743Migrated Record:
SDV315744Migrated Record:
SDV315745Migrated Record:
SDV315746Migrated Record:
SDV315747Migrated Record:
SDV315748Migrated Record:
SDV315749Migrated Record:
SDV6808Migrated Record: WORTH.

Associated Monuments

MDV127214Related to: Large pool on Houndtor Down (Monument)

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded


Date Last Edited:Jan 7 2020 11:45AM