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Dartmoor Site: Mardon Down (E) Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Mardon Down (E) Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Mardon Down (E) Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 26-01-2018

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Mardon Down Stone Circle & Cairns
OS Map: SX 76894 87602
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV12771
Megalithic Portal: 45824
Alternate name: Mardon Down (E)
Short Name: RC Mardon East
Butler Vol 5: p.147 & Fig.89
Turner: A10
DPD page: 149
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 13.3
Lidar: SX 76894 87602
Nearest Bus Stop: Moretonhampstead Court Street Car Park (2.3 km) [Route: 171,173]
Nearby sites: SX 76894 87602


"Circular earthwork, possibly a ring cairn, the north-west corner of which has been destroyed where it abuts a footpath. Internal diameter 13.3 metres with a bank 2.5 metres wide and 0.6 metres high."


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