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Dartmoor Site: Hillson's House Cairn

Hillson's House Cairn

Hillson's House Cairn

Photo taken on 26-04-2011

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Stalldown Stone Row [Photo Set 2]
OS Map: SX 63668 62292
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV4302
Megalithic Portal: 45592
Alternate name: Hillson's House
Short Name: CN Hillson Hse
Butler map: 54.18.7
Grinsell: CORNWOOD 22
DPD page: 69
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 20.0 x 2.0
Lidar: SX 63668 62292
Nearest Bus Stop: Cornwood Crossways (4.2 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 63668 62292


Butler Cairn 7 (Vol 3 54.18). On the summit of Stalldown barrow is a large flat-toped cairn around 17.5m across. The cairn has been damaged by the construction of shelters within it - hence it is known as Hillson's House.


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