Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Drizzlecombe Settlement Reported Cist

Drizzlecombe Settlement Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 59270 67270
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 56 NE 239
HER record: -1
PMD: Drizzlecombe Settlement
Alternate name: Drizzlecombe Settlement
Short Name: CT?Drizzle 26
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: NMR
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Maybe
Notes: An arrangement of stones made up of a pair of long edge-set orthostatic slabs placed to the E and S of a large tilted slab. It is possible that this is a disturbed cist, comprising a displaced sidestone and two endstones but the two orthostats are not parallel and there is no clear central depression. the length between the endstones is 1.2m and the height of the tilted slab is 0.49m.
Nearby sites: SX59276727

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