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HER Number:MDV7435
Name:Hameldown Beacon Cairn

Summary - not yet available


Grid Reference:SX 708 789
Map Sheet:SX77NW
Admin AreaDartmoor National Park
Civil ParishWidecombe in the Moor
Ecclesiastical ParishWIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR

Protected Status

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SX77NW/19
  • Old SAM County Ref: 284

Monument Type(s) and Dates

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

Full description

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308293.

Russell, p. /tda/87(1955)286/fire beacons in devon, appendix a.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308294.


Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308295.

Fox, a. /tda/84(1952)240/21st report on ancient monuments.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308296.

Worth, r. N. /tda/34(1902)107,108,109,120,121,131,132 pl.1,8/21st report of the barrow committee.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308297.

Burnard, r. /vch/1(1906)361/early man.

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308298.

Grinsell, l. V. /pdas/36(1978)p.176.

Untitled Source (Aerial Photograph). SDV308299.

Aph=raf rp 541/540/3144(1/7/1950).

Untitled Source (Migrated Record). SDV308300.

Dcra widecombe survey/(1979)vol v 1047.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV308293Migrated Record:
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SDV308295Migrated Record:
SDV308296Migrated Record:
SDV308297Migrated Record:
SDV308298Migrated Record:
SDV308299Aerial Photograph:
SDV308300Migrated Record:

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Mar 5 2013 1:51PM