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Dartmoor Site: Ger Tor Platform Cairn Circle

Ger Tor Platform Cairn Circle

Database entries

OS Map: SX 54627 83330
OS Source: HER
HER: MDV11809
Megalithic Portal: 45645
Alternate name: Ger Tor Summit
Short Name: PC:Ger Tor
Butler map: 32.4
Turner: E24
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 6.0 x 0.4
Lidar: SX 54627 83330
Nearest Bus Stop: Dartmoor Inn (3.0 km) [Route: 118]
Nearby sites: SX 54627 83330


"Cairn on ger tor, n side. Platform circle with ring of kerb stones 4.6m internal diam, enclosing flat-topped cairn 0.2m high. Much disturbed (turner)."

UPDATE 31/12/2022. HER link changed from the now deleted MDV48908. NGRs updated accordingly to match MDV11809.


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