Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Corn Ridge Stone Ring Cairn Circle

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Corn Ridge Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Corn Ridge Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 08-07-2018

OS Map: SX 55138 89153
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 58 NE 16
HER record: 3172
Megalithic Portal: 52276
Alternate name: Branscombe's Loaf 2
Short Name: RC:Corn Ridge1
Butler map: 43.12.2
Turner: A14
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 14.5 x 0.3
Lidar: SX55148915
Notes: This ring cairn can just about be seen in the photograph that accompanies this record, it is a bit difficult to capture in a photograph. It is a bit of an indistinct circular bank. It is perhaps easier to see in the Google Earth satellite imagery - which can help to then make sense of the photograph. One of 4 cairns on Corn Ridge - see Turner "Ring Cairns, Stone Circles and Related Monuments on Dartmoor" DASP No. 48 p59 for diagram of the 4 cairns.
Nearby sites: SX55148915

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