Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Spence Bate's Reported Cist

Spence Bate's Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 55300 74500
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 57 SE 9
HER record: -1
Alternate name: Spence Bate's
Short Name: CN?Merrivale16
Butler map: 44.8.5
Exist: Maybe
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Notes: Butler: "Nor is there much surviving from the circle of slabs around the menhir depicted in Bray's plan and recorded by Spence Bate in 1871, or the nearby cist which he excavated"
Nearby sites: SX55307450

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