Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Raddick Hill Summit 4 Cairn

Raddick Hill Summit 4 Cairn

OS Map: SX 58090 71300
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 57 SE 21
HER record: 4962
Alternate name: Raddick Hill Summit 4
Short Name: CN:Raddick H10
Butler map: 46.6.4
Grinsell: WALKHAMPTON 14
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 18
Dimensions (m): 6.5 x 0.8
Notes: "cairn mound 7m diam, 1.2m high. A hollow in centre of the mound, measuring 2m long, 0.5m wide and 0.1m deep, suggests partial early excavation or robbing. The site is described by the dartmoor exploration committee as being the one in which a cist containing a piece of bronze was found. It is however more likely that sx57se/73 is the provenance of this find because that cairn more closely fits the description given in the excavation report (mpp). "
Nearby sites: SX58097130

Page last updated 02/02/18