Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Stannon Newtake a Reported Cist

Stannon Newtake a Reported Cist

OS Map: SX 64920 81230
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 SW 68
HER record: 19547
PMD: Stannon Newtake a
Alternate name: Stannon Newtake a
Short Name: CN:Stannon N2
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Radcliffe
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Notes: Four upright slabs form a crude semi-circle on a small shelf of an otherwise steep, e-facing and clitter strewn hillside, above stannon brook. The semi-circle described by the slabs is 3m in diam with a max height of 0.7m. It does not form a recognisable archaeological feature and seems more like random assemblage of natural slabs
Nearby sites: SX64928123

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