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Dartmoor Site: Stonetor Brookhead E. Cist

Stonetor Brookhead E. Cist

OS Map: SX 65270 85630
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 68 NE 75
HER record: 13023
Megalithic Portal: 45807
PMD: Stonetor Brook Head
Alternate name: Stonetor Brookhead E.2
Short Name: CT:Stonetor E
Butler map: 37.2.2
Butler Vol 5: p.201 & Fig.144
DPD page: 133
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: Butler Vol. 2. Map 37.2 (diagram Vol 5 p.201). "A mutilated cist situated amongst peat cuttings on the moderate W slope of shovel Down. Only the N endstone, 0.6m long, remains in situ on the edge of a hollow 1.1m N-S by 0.9m and 0.2m deep. An irregular slab 0.15m thick, probably the disturbed coverstone, lies propped up on the endstone. There is no trace of a covering cairn". Lethbridge diagram p.133 and photo top p.133.
Nearby sites: SX65278563

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