Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Wigford Down Cairn Circle

Wigford Down Cairn Circle

Wigford Down Cairn Circle

OS Map: SX 54172 65243
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 56 NW 16
HER record: 2300
Alternate name: Wigford Down
Short Name: CN:Wigford d1
Grinsell: MEAVY 2a
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 8 x 0.6
Notes: Retaining circle on nw slope of wigford down a little way to north of a green track which leads from the salient point of the enclosure wall between Urgles and Higher Bellever to the high road near durance.183m away lies a pound with two hut circles associated. Southern circumference of circle has been robbed and stones of cairn removed. The stones of the circle are small, only one exceeding 1.22m
Nearby sites: SX54176524

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