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Hickley Ridge Central Cist

Hickley Ridge Central Cist

Photo taken on 21-03-2016

OS Map: SX 67224 62250
OS Source: Garmin
HER record: 61772
Megalithic Portal: 45810
PMD: Hickley Ridge Central
Alternate name: Hickley Ridge 2
Short Name: CT HickleyCe
Butler map: 56.14.3
Butler Vol 5: p.175 & Fig.117
Dixon Cist #: 153
DPD page: 84
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 1.22 x 0.5 C
Lidar: SX67226225
Notes: Butler Hickley Ridge Cairn and Cist 2. 56.14.3 diagram Vol 5 p.175. "Two slabs, possibly of a cist, embedded in low mound south of the leat on Hickley Ridge." Lethbridge diagram p.84, photo bottom left.
Nearby sites: SX67226225

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These are selected references with an emphasis on out of copyright sources linked as PDFs. For more detailed references try any linked HER record. For some records there are very good resources on the Prehistoric Monuments of Dartmoor (PMD) website by Bill Radcliffe. Barrow reports are linked above as are references to Butler, Grinsell and Turner.

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