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Dartmoor Site: Hameldown Beacon Cairn

Hameldown Beacon Cairn

Hameldown Beacon Cairn

OS Map: SX 70832 78923
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 77 NW 26
HER record: 7435
Megalithic Portal: 16635
Alternate name: Hameldown Beacon
Short Name: CN:HamelBeacon
Butler map: 20.13
Grinsell: WIDECOMBE IN THE MOOR 6
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 17.0 x 1.4
Notes: Grinsell WIDECOMBE 6. Butler Volume 1 Map 20.13 A grass covered cairn which was alleged to have been used as a beacon in medieval period.
Nearby sites: SX70837892

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