Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Hentor Farm Platform Cairn Circle and Cist

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Hentor Farm Platform Cairn Circle and Cist

Hentor Farm Platform Cairn Circle and Cist

Photo taken on 16-06-2018

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Guide to the Hentor & Shavercombe Brook Cists
OS Map: SX 59089 65792
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 56 NE 190
HER record: 12744
Megalithic Portal: 45774
PMD: Hen Tor Meadow
Alternate name: Hentor Farm
Short Name: CT:Hentor Farm
Grinsell: SHAUGH PRIOR 48
Turner: E45
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 3 x 0.15
Notes: Turner E45 - has "central cist". Not listed by Butler (relevant map Vol. 3. Map 49.22). Grinsell SHAUGH PRIOR 48. "A slight cairn with retaining circle, enclosing a cist aligned SSE-NNW, near the junction of Shavercombe Lake and River Plym."
Nearby sites: SX59096579

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