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

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Hemstone Rocks Platform Cairn Circle

Hemstone Rocks Platform Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 25-07-2015

OS Map: SX 64856 83806
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 68 SW 26
HER record: 6730
Megalithic Portal: 45619
PMD: Hemstone Rocks
Alternate name: Hemstone Rocks N.3
Short Name: PC:Hemstone
Butler map: 35.7.3
Grinsell: LYDFORD 17b
Turner: E12
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Notes: Turner E12. Next to Turner ring cairn D9. Grinsell Lydford 17b. "Remains of a cairn 8.0 metres diameter and up to 0.2 metres high to the north of the hut settlement. There are two pits cut into it, probably the result of work carried out by the Dartmoor Exploration Committee in 1901." DNP Site 9F.
Nearby sites: SX64868381

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