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Dartmoor Site: Saddlesborough pound A, wall cairn Reported Cairn

Saddlesborough pound A, wall cairn Reported Cairn

OS Map: SX 55931 63491
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 56 SE 43
HER record: 2440
Alternate name: Saddlesborough pound A, wall cairn
Short Name: CN?Saddlesbo5
Butler map: 48.3
Butler Vol 5: p.101 & Fig.59
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Maybe
Notes: Butler describes a cairn-like structure within the enclosure wall of Pound A. "A small cairn-like erection 3.5 m across projecting into the interior from the outer wall was probably a style support for access into the pound". Viewing Pound A in Google earth and comparing with Butler's diagram Fig. 59 gives a location of SX 55931 63491.
Nearby sites: SX55936349

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