Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Assycombe Hill Encircled Cairn and Cist

Assycombe Hill Encircled Cairn and Cist

Assycombe Hill Encircled Cairn and Cist

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Assycombe Double Stone Row
OS Map: SX 66102 82650
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 68 SE 4
HER record: 6538
Megalithic Portal: 45814
PMD: Assycombe Stone Row
Alternate name: Assycombe Hill Stone Row
Short Name: CT:Assycombe
Butler map: 35.19
Butler Vol 5: p.232 & Fig.164
Grinsell: LYDFORD 26
Turner: F16
DPD page: 135
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 8.0 x 0.4 C
Notes: The cairn at the E end is in line with the N of the two rows. It measures 8.4m in diameter and is 0.6m high. It contains a large quantity of stone; two stones in the centre, set at right angles to each other around a hollow, suggest the remains of a cist.
Nearby sites: SX66108265

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