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

Mardon Down Platform Cairn Circle

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Mardon Down Stone Circle & Cairns
OS Map: SX 76751 87169
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 78 NE 19
HER record: 15158
Megalithic Portal: 22312
PMD: Mardon Down Cairn 1
Alternate name: Mardon Down Cairn 1
Short Name: PC:Mardon Plat
Butler Vol 5: p.149 & Fig.91
Grinsell: MORETONHAMPSTEAD 5
Turner: E9
DPD page: 149
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 8.6 / 6.2 x 0.6
Notes: Turner E9. Platform circle consisting of a ring of kerb stones, measuring 7.0 metres in internal diameter, enclosing a flat-topped cairn 0.3 metres high, with boulder incorporated into perimeter.
Nearby sites: SX76758717

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