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Langcombe Brook 5 Cist

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Guide to the Langcombe Brook & Deadman's Bottom Cists
OS Map: SX 60878 66421
OS Source: HER
HER: MDV5129
Megalithic Portal: 45767
PMD: Langcombe Brook 5
Alternate name: Langcombe Brook 5
Short Name: CT:Langcombe 5
Butler map: 50.3.5
Dixon Cist #: 110
Grinsell: SHAUGH PRIOR 17
DPD page: 46
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 1.4 x 0.6 C
Lidar: SX 60878 66421
Nearest Bus Stop: Lee Moor Clearview (5.8 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 60878 66421


"Two end stones and two side stones are in position but the coverstone is missing. The tops of the stones are at ground level Length of N side stone 1.4m, S side stone 1m, W end stone 0.6m, and E end stone 0.5m. Present depth of cist is 0.3m." Lethbridge p.46 Langcombe Cist I - diagram p.43. Butler Langcombe Brook 5 (Cairn 5) - Vol. 3. Map 50.3 (pp.148-54 general plan of Langcombe Brook cairns p.151, diagram of Langcombe cists p.153).


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