Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Fox Tor Mire Cairn

Fox Tor Mire Cairn

OS Map: SX 61800 70100
OS Source: HER
NMR record: SX 67 SW 59
HER record: 12968
Alternate name: Fox Tor Mire
Short Name: CN:Fox Tor M1
Grinsell: LYDFORD 95a
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Grinsell
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 2.5 x 0.3
Notes: On a gentle N slope is a peaty mound 3.5m in diameter and 0.3m high. On its W perimeter are two large earthfast stone 0.6m high. Several smaller ones protude through the peat near the centre indicating a stone content.
Nearby sites: SX61807010

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