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Dartmoor Site: Haytor Down Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Haytor Down Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Database entries

OS Map: SX 7670 7811
OS Source: Constructed
HER: MDV48849
Megalithic Portal: 45820
Alternate name: Haytor Down N.1
Short Name: RC:Haytor Down
Butler map: 2.6.1
Butler Vol 5: p.190 & Fig.132
Turner: A7
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 17
Lidar: SX 7670 7811
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Haytor Vale Moorlands House (0.8 km) [Route: 193,271]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Lustleigh Bishops Stone (3.9 km) [Route: 178]
Nearby sites: SX 7670 7811


"Ring cairn on Haytor Down. Stone ring 21.0 meters internal diameter, with bank 1.5 meters wide and 0.4 meters high. Modern entrance." One of group of 4 cairns - see Butler for diagram in Vol 1 and 5.


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