Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Devil's Tor Reported Cairn

Devil's Tor Reported Cairn

OS Map: SX 59570 79409
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 57 NE 77
HER record: 4217
Alternate name: Devil's Tor
Short Name: CN:Devil's Tor
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: HER
Cairn Class: Yes
Notes: "A low ovoid cairn located in an area of peat cuttings and shell craters on a ridge crest, 250 metres south of Devil's Tor. It is partially obscured by heather and measures 3.1 metres in diameter with a maximum height of 0.4 metres. There are no indications of a kerb or cist and no obvious sign of disturbance. A natural stone pile at SX 59457939 has been erroneously claimed as the feature described by Worth."
Nearby sites: SX59577941

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