Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Ball gate Cairn

Ball gate Cairn

OS Map: SX 66900 61320
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 66 SE 93
HER record: 19901
Alternate name: Ball gate
Short Name: CT?Ball gate1
Exist: Yes
Record: Duplicate
Record Source: NMR
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Maybe
Notes: A cairn consisting of a turf-covered mound, diameter 7.0m. and height 0.3m. with five stones of a possible retaining circle in situ. There is a depression in the centre revealing a stone resembling the east end stone of a cist. Possible duplicate of Bre 8a / HER 13284 / NMR 901582?
Nearby sites: SX66906132

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