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Dartmoor Site: Hameldown N.E. Stone Row

Hameldown N.E. Stone Row

Hameldown N.E. Stone Row

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OS Map: SX 71481 80095
OS Source: SRGB
HER record: 18865
Megalithic Portal: 6333472
The Stone Rows of GB: Hameldown
PMD: Berry Pound Stone Row
Alternate name: Hamel Down
Short Name: SR Hamel NE
Butler map: 20.3
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 217
Lidar: SX71488010
Notes: No NMR listing. HER record MDV18865. Described in Butler Volume 1 Map 20.3. To the south of Berry Pound is a small longhouse. "Within the abandoned field 250m south of the longhouse are the probable remains of a single row first recorded in 1983. Five or six stones remain in line up to 206m apart, the rest having been removed or buried when the field was ploughed."
Nearby sites: SX71488010

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These are selected references with an emphasis on out of copyright sources linked as PDFs. For more detailed references try any linked HER record. For some records there are very good resources on the Prehistoric Monuments of Dartmoor (PMD) website by Bill Radcliffe. Barrow reports are linked above as are references to Butler, Grinsell and Turner.

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