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Dartmoor Site: Crockern Tor Cist

Crockern Tor Cist

OS Map: SX 61406 76044
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 67 NW 151
HER record: 57569
Megalithic Portal: 45816
PMD: Crockern Tor
Alternate name: Crockern Tor N.W.
Short Name: CT:CrockernTor
Butler Vol 5: p.32 & Fig.11
DPD page: 110
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "Remains of a small cairn with cist on a moderate W slope in open grassland at SX 61407604 overlooking the West Dart in Crockern Newtake. It has been robbed heavily, leaving only one cist slab and fragments of the cairn material. The slab is restangular in side view and in section, firmly embedded on edge, measuring 1.2m long 0.48m high and 0.15m thick. It is aligned NW to SE." Butler Vol 5 p. 32. Lethbridge diagram and photo p.110.
Nearby sites: SX61417604

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