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Dartmoor Site: Blackaton Down S. Cairn

Blackaton Down S. Cairn

OS Map: SX 70732 79047
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 77 NW 24
HER record: 7412
Megalithic Portal: 16634
Alternate name: Blackaton Down S.
Short Name: CN:Blackaton S
Butler map: 20.12.2
Butler Vol 5: p.192 & Fig.136
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 19.5 x 0.6
Lidar: SX70737905
Notes: ['A' SX 7073 7904]. Tumuli on saddle, 'A' is 40 feet in diameter with a rim 1 ft. high. One of pair of cairns, this one is concave or "saucer" shaped. Butler Volume 1 Map 20.12.
Nearby sites: SX70737905

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