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Erme Cairn Circle

Erme Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 19-03-2011

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Upper Erme Stone Row & Cairn Circle
OS Map: SX 63517 64442
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV4310
Megalithic Portal: 533
Alternate name: Upper Erme stone row
Short Name: CC The Dancers
Butler map: 55.7.1
Grinsell: CORNWOOD 10
Turner: G16
DPD page: 71
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 15.8 x 0.3
Lidar: SX 63517 64442
Nearest Bus Stop: Cornwood Crossways (5.7 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 63517 64442


An impressive cairn circle (often referred to as a stone circle) on Stall Moor which is also known as The Dancers, Kiss in the Ring or Stall Moor Circle. "Round barrow with retaining circle at south end of longest Dartmoor stone row. Diameter 16m, height of mound 0.3m." Lethbridge pp.70-71, diagram p.71


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