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Dartmoor Site: Great Links Tor Cairn

Great Links Tor Cairn

OS Map: SX 54922 86496
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 58 NW 18
HER record: 4653
Megalithic Portal: 10043
Alternate name: Great Links Tor
Short Name: CN:GreatLinksT
Butler map: 43.13
Grinsell: BRIDESTOWE and SOURTON COMMON 8
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 16.0 x 1.4
Notes: "cairn with hollow in centre. Diam 17.5m, height 1.6m. ... (grinsell) 18.0m diameter, 1.4m high. Siting - hillspur. ... (gerrard) cairn mound measures 19m in diameter and stands up to 1.5m high. An irregular shaped hollow in the centre of the mound, measuring 4m long, 3m wide and up to 1.3m deep, suggests partial early excavation or robbing (mpp)."

Nearby sites: SX54928650

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