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Dartmoor Site: Moor Barton (site of) Cist (reported)

Moor Barton (site of) Cist (reported)

OS Map: SX 79000 84000
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 78 SE 17
HER record: 5589
PMD: Moor Barton
Alternate name: Moor Barton (site of)
Short Name: CT:Moor Bart1
Grinsell: MORETONHAMPSTEAD 6
Exist: No
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 14
Notes: There is an entrenched work at morebarton (in moreton), where a large barrow was opened circa 1840. Contained a cist of 6 great stones, a spearhead of copper, two rivets, a glass bead and a small stone amulet
Nearby sites: SX79008400

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