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Blackabrook, East Cist

Blackabrook, East Cist

Photo taken on 04-06-2016

Blackabrook, East Cist

Plan by RHW. Barrow Report 31. TDA Vol.44 1912

Database entries

OS Map: SX 60528 73873
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV6252
Megalithic Portal: 45679
PMD: Blackabrook E.
Alternate name: Round Hill S.E.3
Short Name: CT Blackabrk E
Butler map: 65.3.3
Dixon Cist #: 33
Grinsell: LYDFORD 82
DPD page: 104
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 31 44
Dimensions (m): 0.95 x 0.85 C
Lidar: SX 60528 73873
Nearest Bus Stop: Two Bridges Hotel (1.2 km) [Route: 98,171,172]
Nearby sites: SX 60528 73873


"A well defined cist which has two stones supporting the slabs in the SE corner. The chamber measures 0.95m by 0.85m and about 0.4m deep. A turf-covered stony spread around the cist may be part of a robbed cairn." Lethbridge p.103 diagram Black Brook Cist(C), photo bottom p.104. Butler Round Hill S.E. 3 - Vol. 4. Map 65.3 (diagram of cists alongside the Blackbrook pp.230-1).


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