Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
HomeWalksSitesResources
Dartmoor Site: Scorhill N.2 Cairn (added)

Scorhill N.2 Cairn (added)

OS Map: SX 65740 87740
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 NE 31
HER record: 6211
PMD: Creaber
Alternate name: Scorhill N.2
Short Name: CN:Scorhill 4
Butler map: 38.10.2
Grinsell: GIDLEIGH 5
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 12.0 x 0.4
Notes: Entry added by PDW to correct/replace Butler 38.10.2 Two cairns; probably the two objects (kists?) shown by Crawford (1950). Round cairn diameter 12 metres, height 0.6 metres. A robbing pit south of centre is 2.5 metres long, 1.8 metres wide by 0.3 metres deep and is orientated at 120 degrees.
Nearby sites: SX65748774

Page last updated 20/02/16