Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Glasscombe Ball (UGB 9a) Reported Cist

Glasscombe Ball (UGB 9a) Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 65825 60577
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 66 SE 84
HER record: 5676
Alternate name: Glasscombe Ball (UGB 9a)
Short Name: CT?Glasscomb2
Grinsell: UGBOROUGH 9a
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Grinsell
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Maybe
Dimensions (m): 5.0 x 0.6
Notes: A group of stones, probably the remains of a cist, were found by Mr. Carpenter on Piles Hill, 600 yards west of Glasscombe Corner. ... This cairn may have a prehistoric origin but the impression is that of a collection for some recent purpose.
Nearby sites: SX65836058

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