Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Merrivale row 3 Cairn

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Merrivale row 3 Cairn

Merrivale row 3 Cairn

Photo taken on 24-06-2017

OS Map: SX 55399 74770
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 57 SE 115
HER record: 5000
PMD: Merrivale Short Stone Row
Alternate name: Merrivale row 3
Short Name: CN:Merrivale3
Butler map: 44.8.3
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 3.4-3.9 x 0.3
Notes: Cairn located at the north-eastern end of the short single stone row, immediately south of the southern double stone row. It is of small stone construction, and is now turf-covered. "A small cairn that coontianed a ruined kistvaen" (Baring-Gould DEC Report No.2 1895)
Nearby sites: SX55407477

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