Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Grimslake Platform Cairn Circle and Cist

Grimslake Platform Cairn Circle and Cist

Photo taken on 19-08-2017

Database entries

OS Map: SX 70418 81165
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV8744
Megalithic Portal: 44533
The Stone Rows of GB: Grimslake Cist
PMD: Hookney Down
Alternate name: Grimslake Mire
Short Name: CT Grimslake
Butler map: 20.16
Butler Vol 5: p.219 & Fig.153
Dixon Cist #: 100
Grinsell: NORTH BOVEY 3
Turner: E18
DPD page: 128
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 6.4 x 0.3 C
Lidar: SX 70418 81165
Nearest Bus Stop: Warren House Inn (3.0 km) [Route: 171]
Nearby sites: SX 70418 81165

Notes

Cairn with kerb circle and central cist. Lethbridge diagram p.127 and photo top p.128. Butler Grimslake Mire - Vol. 1. Map 20.16 (diagram p.147).

References

These are selected references with an emphasis on out of copyright sources linked as PDFs. For more detailed references try any linked HER or PMD record above.

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Page last updated 18/02/24