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Drizzlecombe Platform Cairn Circle

Drizzlecombe Platform Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 07-09-2019

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Drizzlecombe Ceremonial Complex (Photos 1)
OS Map: SX 59135 67134
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 56 NE 40
HER record: 3374
Megalithic Portal: 16932
PMD: Drizzlecombe N 14
Alternate name: Drizzlecombe 14
Short Name: PC:Drizzle
Butler map: 49.19.14
Grinsell: SHEEPSTOR 25a
Turner: E35
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 34
Dimensions (m): 3.5 x 0.2
Lidar: SX59146713
Notes: "stone circle" marked on os 6" 1906. This site was almost totally excavated in 1914. Half an 11 foot diameter kerb circle and the slight remains of a cairn were found.3 flint flakes and a "well finished" scraper were found. The 34th Barrow Report includes a photo of the flints and the excavated and exposed kerb.
Nearby sites: SX59146713

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