Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Fourfold Circle (near) Reported Cist

Fourfold Circle (near) Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 65950 85990
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 NE 48
HER record: 6160
PMD: S of Fourfold Circle
Alternate name: Fourfold Circle (near)
Short Name: CT?Fourfold 3
Butler map: 36.7
Grinsell: GIDLEIGH 3a
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Maybe
Dimensions (m): 4.0
Notes: Worth mentions a small barrow 65 ft from the centre of
'Fourfold' cairn on the alignment of a double stone row. Radcliffe writes: Ormerod (1976) says a row "commences about 25 yds to the SW of the triple circle, and extends 110 yds to the ruins of a kistvaen".
Nearby sites: SX65958599

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