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Thornworthy Cist

Thornworthy Cist

OS Map: SX 66742 84334
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 68 SE 48
HER record: 6613
Megalithic Portal: 15453
PMD: Thornworthy
Alternate name: Thornworthy
Short Name: CT:Thornworthy
Butler map: 35.22
Butler Vol 5: p.64 & Fig.42
Grinsell: CHAGFORD 3
Turner: E39
DPD page: 137
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Barrow Report: 56
Dimensions (m): 11.5 x 0.6 C
Notes: Dixon #71. Bar Rep 56. Butler Vol. 2. Map 35.22 (p.169, photo on p.136, diagram Vol. 5. p.64). Grinsell CHAGFORD 3. Originally there was a second slightly smaller cist. This was removed after the excavation and re-erected at Torquay Museum. It is now at the High Moorland Visitor Centre at Princetown.
Nearby sites: SX66748433

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