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Dartmoor Site: Butterdon Hill Cist

Butterdon Hill Cist

Butterdon Hill Cist

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Walk: The Erme East stone rows
OS Map: SX 65801 59321
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 65 NE 21
HER record: 2887
Megalithic Portal: 45752
PMD: Butterdon Hill
Alternate name: Butterdon Ridge N.E.
Short Name: CT:Butterdon
Butler map: 53.8.3
Butler Vol 5: p.59 & Fig.38
Grinsell: UGBOROUGH 16
DPD page: 79
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Barrow Report: 61
Notes: Dixon #88. Bar Rep. 61. Butler Butterdon Ridge N.E. - Vol. 4. Map 53.8.3 (p.25 general plan of Butterdon rows and cairns p.24). Grinsell UGBOROUGH 16. "The western side stone and the two end stones are still standing, but the other side stone and the cover stone are missing. The cist measures 23 inches by 15 inches"... "no sign whatever of a mound, and the cist may have been freestanding". Lethbridge p.79 East of Hangershell Rock diagram p.77
Nearby sites: SX65805932

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