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Dartmoor Site: Goldsmith's Cross E.1. Cist

Goldsmith's Cross E.1. Cist

OS Map: SX 61871 70395
OS Source: Google
NMR: No record found
HER record: 61775
Megalithic Portal: 45806
PMD: Fox Tor Mires E.
Alternate name: Goldsmith's Cross E.1
Short Name: CT:GoldsmithE1
Butler map: 64.5.1
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 4.5 x 0.2
Notes: Butler Goldsmith's Cross E. 1. Vol. 4. Map 64.5 (Cairn 1 - diagram p.221). There is no NMR for this site. There is an HER entry MDV61775 which matches precisely with the OS reference given by Butler. Butler describes: "The mound 0.1m high at best surrounds a slightly wedge-shaped cist of which only the sides, one composed of two stones, and an end are visible. The missing slab is probably buried in place".
Nearby sites: SX61877040

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