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Dartmoor Site: Harbourne Head B Embanked Cairn Circle

Harbourne Head B Embanked Cairn Circle

Harbourne Head B Embanked Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 25-03-2016

Database entries

OS Map: SX 69147 65009
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV5803
Megalithic Portal: 3279
Alternate name: Parnell's Hill 2
Short Name: CC Harbourne B
Butler map: 57.31.7
Grinsell: DEAN PRIOR 10
Turner: B12
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 23.0 x 1.5
Lidar: SX 69147 65009
Nearest Bus Stop: South Brent Pool Park (5.2 km) [Route: 38]
Nearby sites: SX 69147 65009


"Embanked stone circle; annular bank of earth and/or stones with inner kerb of orthostats. Measures 15.0 metres in diameter internally with bank 2.0 metres wide and 0.5 meters high with a cairn in the centre, 9.0 metres in diameter and 1.1 metres in height. The west and south sides have been disturbed."


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