Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Wedlake E.2 Cairn

Wedlake E.2 Cairn

OS Map: SX 54448 77684
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 57 NW 17
HER record: 4184
Alternate name: Wedlake E.2
Short Name: CN:Wedlake E2
Butler map: 31.18.2
Grinsell: PETER TAVY 34a
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 18.0 x 0.4
Notes: The remains of what must have been an impressive large cairn lie on a fairly steep north-west facing hillslope in virtually clitter-free open moorland. It measures 17.0m in overall diameter, 0.5m in height and is apparently composed entirely of small stones.
Nearby sites: SX54457768

Page last updated 02/02/18