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Green Hill Cairn

Green Hill Cairn

Photo taken on 18-09-2017

Database entries

OS Map: SX 63665 67796
OS Source: Garmin
HER: MDV5106
Megalithic Portal: 2143
PMD: Green Hill
Alternate name: Green Hill
Short Name: CN GreenHill
Butler map: 55.7.4
Grinsell: LYDFORD 101
DPD page: 72
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 14
Dimensions (m): 9.0 x 0.4
Lidar: SX 63665 67796
Nearest Bus Stop: Dartmeet Badgers Holt (6.5 km) [Route: 172]
Nearby sites: SX 63665 67796


"Cairn on the summit of Green Hill is the northern terminal of the stone row (SX 66 NW 20 but see also SX 66 NW 101 for cairn which may extend the row). Diameter 9m, height 0.7m. The possible remains of a central cist are indicated by a group of large stone slabs".


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