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Blackslade Down Cist

Blackslade Down Cist

Photo taken on 26-08-2017

Blackslade Down Cist

Plan by RHW. Barrow Report 53. TDA Vol.66 1934

Database entries

OS Map: SX 73416 75519
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV7437
Megalithic Portal: 32071
PMD: Blackslade Down
Alternate name: Blackslade Down
Short Name: CT Blackslade
Butler map: 9.8
Butler Vol 5: p.47 & Fig.26
Dixon Cist #: 59
DPD page: 129
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 53 56
Dimensions (m): 10.0 x 0.5 C
Lidar: SX 73416 75519
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Widecombe in the Moor Car Park (2.0 km) [Route: 271]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Poundsgate Tavistock Inn (4.5 km) [Route: 172]
Nearby sites: SX 73416 75519


Butler Vol. 1. Map 9.8 (photo on p.61, diagram Vol. 5. p.47). Lethbridge diagram p.129 and photo bottom p.129.


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