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Dartmoor Site: Harrowthorn Plantation N. Reported Cist

Harrowthorn Plantation N. Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 62404 62223
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 66 SW 23
HER record: 4267
PMD: Harrowthorn Reave
Alternate name: Harrowthorn Plantation N.
Short Name: CN:Harrowtho1
Butler map: 52.12
Grinsell: CORNWOOD 16
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 64
Dimensions (m): 4.3 x 0.4 C
Notes: This small round cairn, 4.7m in diameter and 0.6m high, lies on a gentle west facing slope at 305m above OD. It is constructed of small boulders,with a large slab, 160m by 115m., lying on the northeast side accompanied by a hollowed
centre, 0.3m deep, suggesting a cist.
Nearby sites: SX62406222

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