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Dartmoor Site: Dendles Waste Ring Setting Cairn and Cist

Dendles Waste Ring Setting Cairn and Cist

Dendles Waste Ring Setting Cairn and Cist

OS Map: SX 61535 62805
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 66 SW 35
HER record: 4276
Megalithic Portal: 45691
PMD: Dendles Waste
Alternate name: Dendles Waste S.
Short Name: CT:Dendles Wst
Butler map: 52.15
Grinsell: CORNWOOD 14
Turner: D19
DPD page: 64
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Barrow Report: 43
Dimensions (m): 4.0 C
Notes: Turner D19. Dixon #43. Bar Rep. 43. Butler Dendles Waste S. - Vol. 3. Map 52.15 (diagram p.194). Grinsell CORNWOOD 14. "The circle, consists of eight flat slabs, set on edge and has an internal diameter of approximately 3.4m. Some of the stones from the western quadrant of the circle are missing; a single earthfast stone is all that survives. The rectangular cist lies roughly centrally within the circle and is oriented E to W. It measures 1.2m long by 0.6m and 0.5m deep with slabs still in place both sides". Lethbridge diagram p.63, photo p.64.
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