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Dartmoor Site: Huntingdon Barrow Cairn

Huntingdon Barrow Cairn

Database entries

OS Map: SX 66217 66912
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV5235
Megalithic Portal: 45571
Alternate name: Heap of Sinners
Short Name: CN:Huntingdon
Butler map: 58.14
Grinsell: LYDFORD 103
DPD page: 87
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 65
Dimensions (m): 24.0 x 2.5
Lidar: SX 66217 66912
Nearest Bus Stop: Dartmeet Badgers Holt (6.4 km) [Route: 172]
Nearby sites: SX 66217 66912


On the highest part of Huntingdon Hill is a fine cairn 76 yards (approximately 70 meters) in circumference usually known as Huntingdon barrow but sometimes referred to as the Heap O' Sinners.


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