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Dartmoor Site: Easdon Hill Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Easdon Hill Stone Ring Cairn Circle

OS Map: SX 73350 82300
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 78 SW 4
HER record: 8767
Megalithic Portal: 45848
PMD: Easdon Tor
Alternate name: Easdon Hill
Short Name: RC:Easdon Hill
Butler map: 22.3
Grinsell: MANATON 1
Turner: A61
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 15.5
Lidar: SX73358230
Notes: "A cairn with a large centrally placed rock which is possibly the capstone of a kist. Robbers have excavated around and about this giving a rock strewn central hollow to the cairn. There is no encircling ditch. The capstone is approximately square. Touching its base at the east is a triangular shaped orthostat. The cairn is situated on the very summit of a hill."
Nearby sites: SX73358230

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