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Dartmoor Site: Gidleigh - South Chambered Tomb

Gidleigh - South Chambered Tomb

Gidleigh - South Chambered Tomb

OS Map: SX 65670 88550
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 NE 74
HER record: 6213
Megalithic Portal: 10040
PMD: Gidleigh South Chambered Cairn
Alternate name: Buttern Hill Chambered Cairn 1
Short Name: NT:Gidleigh S
Butler map: 38.7.1
Butler Vol 5: p.157
DPD page: 147
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 8.0 x 6.0 x 0.5
Notes: "The remains of a Neolithic chambered cairn on Buttern Hill. The cairn survives as a mound standing up to 0.6 metres high. The chamber and associated entrance passage include seven orthostats, two of which form a portaled entrance. A leat runs to the west of the cairn."
Nearby sites: SX65678855

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