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Trendlebere Row S. Cairn

Trendlebere Row S. Cairn

Photo taken on 17-03-2016

Database entries

OS Map: SX 7662 7923
OS Source: Constructed
HER: MDV8077
Megalithic Portal: 4625
Alternate name: Trendlebere Down Stone Row
Short Name: CN Trendlebere
Butler map: 2.7
Grinsell: MANATON 14
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 16.0 x 0.6
Lidar: SX 7662 7923
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Manaton Becky Falls (1.1 km) [Route: 271,671]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Lustleigh Bishops Stone (3.0 km) [Route: 178]
Nearby sites: SX 7662 7923


"Cairn at south end of stone row on trendlebere down ne slope of black hill ... (worth) a ruined cairn some 50ft in diam but now reduced to a ring cairn... perimeter can be traced on the ground but only a grass covered crescent of stones survives in the eastern half ... (Grinsell). Cairn, truncated, from west margin of which double stone row descends. Diameter 14.5m, height 0.6m."


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