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Homerton Hill N. Cist

Homerton Hill N. Cist

Photo taken on 15-07-2018

Database entries

OS Map: SX 56132 90651
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV12884
Megalithic Portal: 45808
PMD: Homerton Hill
Alternate name: Homerton Hill N.
Short Name: CT Homerton N
Butler map: 43.15
Butler Vol 5: p.177 & Fig.119
Dixon Cist #: 151
DPD page: 157
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 3.5 x 0.3 C
Lidar: SX 56132 90651
Nearest Bus Stop: Sourton Windard Terrace (2.8 km) [Route: 118]
Nearby sites: SX 56132 90651


Butler Homerton Hill N. Vol. 2. Map 43.15 (diagram Vol. 5. p.177). "A small, disturbed cairn containing three edge set stones of a cist ... The turf covered cairn measures 3.5 x 3.1m and 0.3m max. height. The top and north side of the mound has been disturbed exposing the three in situ cist stones. The cist measures 0.8 x 0.6m and 0.3mdeep. It is now open to the north. A large stone lying flush with the ground lies immediately north east of the cairn and probably represents the missing endstone or the coverstone". Lethbridge diagram p.156 and photos p157.


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