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Dartmoor Site: Penn Beacon S.W.10 Cist (added)

Penn Beacon S.W.10 Cist (added)

Penn Beacon S.W.10 Cist (added)

OS Map: SX 59431 62663
OS Source: Garmin
NMR: No record found
HER record: 12914
PMD: Penn Beacon 10
Alternate name: Penn Beacon S.W.10
Short Name: CN:Penn Beac8
Butler map: 52.14.10
Butler Vol 5: p.26 & Fig.7
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 3.0
Notes: Cairn 10 survives as a ring of stones only, ten small slabs, several of them overgrown, arranged in a circle about 3.0m across. The upper edge of a narrow slab protruding through the turf near the centre is in the correct position for the end stone of a cist. (Butler Vol. 3 p.193) n.b. Radcliffe points out that Butler incorrectly lists Vol 5 Fig 6, p25 for this cairn, it has been corrected in this listing to Fig 7. p26
Nearby sites: SX59436266

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