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Scorhill Leat Platform Cairn Circle

Database entries

OS Map: SX 6553 8726
OS Source: Constructed
HER: MDV6196
Megalithic Portal: 25238
Alternate name: Scorhill S.1
Short Name: PC:Scor Leat
Butler map: 38.8.1
Turner: E25
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): c.7.5 x 0.8
Lidar: SX 6553 8726
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Wonson Telephone Box (2.9 km) [Route: 670]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Chagford The Square (4.5 km) [Route: 173,178,671]
Nearby sites: SX 6553 8726


"A platform circle; ring of kerb stones 4.5m internal diam, enclosing flat-topped cairn 0.45m high. Indication of a stone ring/ring cairn beneath cairn (turner)." Entry added by PDW to correct/replace Butler 38.4.1


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