Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: White Tor S.S.E.4 Reported Cairn

White Tor S.S.E.4 Reported Cairn

OS Map: SX 54320 78580
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 57 NW 9
HER record: 4144
Alternate name: White Tor S.S.E.4
Short Name: CN?White SSE4
Butler map: 31.20.4
Grinsell: PETER TAVY 23
Exist: Maybe
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Maybe
Dimensions (m): 4.6 x 0.4
Notes: "supposed cairn reported, but not found after considerable search. The whole slope of the hill s of the summit is covered by a clitter of bare and turf covered granite boulders, giving it a very hummocky appearance. It seems possible that one of these large turf covered bumps may have been mistaken for a cairn" ? NMR refers to Grinsell 23, see also 439750
Nearby sites: SX54327858

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