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Dartmoor Site: Cock's Lake Cairn

Cock's Lake Cairn

OS Map: SX 65400 74760
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record:
HER record: -1
Alternate name: Cock's Lake
Short Name: CN?Cock's La1
Butler map: 28.6
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Maybe
Barrow Report: 22?
Dimensions (m): 7.2 x 0.4
Notes: Butler: " A stony mound on the edge of the leat ... is probably a prehistoric cairn. It has been dug into and the stones scattered outwards from a central pit, but there is no sign of a cist. Possibly this is the ruined cairn that Burnard 'examined in Brimpts newtake but without result'".
Nearby sites: SX65407476

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