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Dartmoor Site: Rippon Tor 3 Cist (added)

Rippon Tor 3 Cist (added)

Rippon Tor 3 Cist (added)

OS Map: SX 74698 75537
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 77 NW 48
HER record: 7434
PMD: Rippon Tor Summit
Alternate name: Rippon Tor 3
Short Name: CN:Rippon To3
Butler map: 5.5.3
Grinsell: ILSINGTON 2
Turner: A62
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 6.8 x 0.4
Notes: NMR Cairn 'B' at SX 7474 7547 has been considerably mutilated in
the eastern quadrant where it is barely 0.5m. high; otherwise
it is up to 3.0m. high. Butler states "Composed of small stones except for a large slab lying at the edge, this is probably the site of the cist referred to by Crossing as almost covered by turf, though he makes no mention of the cairn.
Nearby sites: SX74707554

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