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Dartmoor Site: Yes Tor W Cairn

Yes Tor W Cairn

OS Map: SX 57950 90200
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 59 SE 6
HER record: 4813
Megalithic Portal: 36416
Alternate name: Yes Tor 1
Short Name: CN:Yes Tor W
Butler map: 42.1.1
Grinsell: OKEHAMPTON HAMLETS 1
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 29
Notes: Grinsell OKEHAMPTON HAMLETS 1. Butler Volume 2 Map 42.1. Western of two round barrows on the summit of yes tor. About 36.6m nw of flag staff on the top of yes tor is an incomplete ring of rough granite boulders varying in size but generally 0.3m - 0.9m. Long. The ring is about 6.1m long and is defective on the north east side where there is evidence of a slightly sunken trackway. In the interior of this ring the ground is slightly irregular and contains blocks of granite. At the south western part of the circle a smaller circle of stones abuts on the previous circle.
Nearby sites: SX57959020

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