Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Redlake Foot (Brown Heath) Cist

COVID-19: Please stay at home

Redlake Foot (Brown Heath) Cist

Redlake Foot (Brown Heath) Cist

Photo taken on 18-09-2017

OS Map: SX 63778 66069
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 66 NW 19
HER record: 5102
Megalithic Portal: 45760
PMD: Brown Heath
Alternate name: Brown Heath
Short Name: CT:Brown Heath
Butler map: 55.7.3
Grinsell: HARFORD 1
DPD page: 73
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 60 69 71
Dimensions (m): 6.5 x 0.5 C
Notes: Dixon #102. Bar Rep. 69. Butler Brown Heath (Cairn 3) - Vol. 4. Map 55.7.3 (p.76-7 diagram p.76). Grinsell HARFORD 1 (Redlake Foot). "A fine cist at Redlake Foot measuring internally, 0.7m. by 1.0m. and 1.0m. deep single slabs form the end-stones and the southern side-stone. The northern side is a slab resting on a horizontal 'post' type stone" Cover slab partly displaced from the sides. Lethbridge p.73, diagram p.71.
Nearby sites: SX63786607

Page last updated 02/02/18