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Dartmoor Site: Shaugh Cross Platform Cairn Circle

Shaugh Cross Platform Cairn Circle

Database entries

OS Map: SX 5532 6346
OS Source: HER
HER: MDV2524
Megalithic Portal: 17513
Alternate name: Saddlesborough reave
Short Name: PC:ShaughCross
Butler map: 48.5
Grinsell: SHAUGH PRIOR 40
Turner: E2
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 11.0 x 1.4
Lidar: SX 5532 6346
Nearest Bus Stop: Shaugh Prior White Thorn Inn (1.2 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 5532 6346


A barrow lies 109.7m west from the retaining circle (sx56se/24) of the stone row on shaugh moor. There is a kerb of stones visible and a wider spread of material up to 12.19m (worth). Barrow diam 12.19m, height 1.524m.


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