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Dartmoor Site: Butterdon Hill Summit 6 Cairn

Butterdon Hill Summit 6 Cairn

Butterdon Hill Summit 6 Cairn

Photo taken on 30-03-2019

OS Map: SX 65533 58671
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 65 NE 27
HER record: 2915
Alternate name: Butterdon Hill Summit 6
Short Name: CN:Butterdon16
Butler map: 53.9.6
Grinsell: HARFORD 18
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 25.0 x 3.5
Notes: Large cairn. "One of a group of four cairns on Butterdon Hill. Badly damaged, especially around the perimeter. Cairn consists of a mound of stone, earth and turf base, possibly with a berm and ditch. Diameter 25 metres, height approximately 2.5 metres"
Nearby sites: SX65535867

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