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Gutter Tor S. Cist

Gutter Tor S. Cist

Photo taken on 16-07-2016

Gutter Tor S. Cist

Plan by RHW. Barrow Report 19. TDA Vol.32 1900

Database entries

OS Map: SX 57603 66818
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV3991
Megalithic Portal: 45650
PMD: Gutter Tor summit
Alternate name: Gutter Tor 2
Short Name: CT GutterTor S
Butler map: 49.5.2
Dixon Cist #: 2
Grinsell: SHEEPSTOR 15
DPD page: 32
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 19
Dimensions (m): 1.2 x 0.6 C
Lidar: SX 57603 66818
Nearest Bus Stop: Meavy Primary School (3.2 km) [Route: 56]
Nearby sites: SX 57603 66818


"situated on the flat top of Gutter Tor at about 345m OD just on the north side of the crest of the hill. Two end stones and a side stone remain upright". Lethbridge p.32 Cist A. (Previously listed as Gutter Tor No. 1) Butler Gutter Tor 2 - Vol. 3. Map 49.5 (diagram p.118 "Summit cist").Excavated by Worth in 1900.


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