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

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Rippon Tor Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Rippon Tor Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 26-08-2017

OS Map: SX 74664 75581
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 77 NW 48
HER record: 7539
Megalithic Portal: 17833
PMD: Rippon Tor Summit
Alternate name: Rippon Tor 1
Short Name: RC:Rippon Tor
Butler map: 5.5.1
Grinsell: ILSINGTON 1
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 28.0 x 4.0
Notes: NMR D. Turner A62. "Cairn built around tor. Diameter 25 metres, height 4.0 metres." "Ring cairn, internal diameter 4.5 metres, with bank 1.0 metre wide and 0.4 metres high. In the centre is a boulder 3.0 metres wide, 2.0 metres thick, 2.5 metres high."
Nearby sites: SX74667558

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