Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Yellowmead Fourfold Cairn Circle

Yellowmead Fourfold Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 16-08-2009

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Yellowmead 4-fold Cairn Circle
OS Map: SX 57488 67846
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 56 NE 18
HER record: 3338
Megalithic Portal: 1371
PMD: Yellowmead Stone Circles
Alternate name: Yellowmead fourfold circle
Short Name: CC:Fourfold
Butler map: 47.14
Grinsell: SHEEPSTOR 4
Turner: G30
DPD page: 31
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 41
Dimensions (m): 19.0 x 0
Lidar: SX57496785
Notes: "A group of four concentric stone circles of which the innermost one is considered to be a cairn circle. Three stones were standing in 1921 when all the fallen stones were raised during restoration. There also appears to have been a stone row leading away from the stone circles." See also, Legendary Dartmoor: Yellowmead Stone Circle.
Nearby sites: SX57496785

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