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Dartmoor Site: Sourton Common Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Sourton Common Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Sourton Common Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 08-07-2018

OS Map: SX 54418 88858
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 58 NW 8
HER record: 4674
Megalithic Portal: 10023
Alternate name: Corn Ridge W.1
Short Name: RC:Sourton Com
Butler map: 43.8.1
Grinsell: BRIDESTOWE and SOURTON COMMON 3
Turner: A33
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 21.0 x 0.3
Notes: "Ring cairn surviving as a circular bank 4m wide and 0.7m high surrounding an internal area measuring 12m in diam. Four small hollows in the ring bank suggest partial early excavation or robbing" NMR B.
Nearby sites: SX54428886

Page last updated 02/02/18