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Soussons Common Ring Setting Cairn and Cist

Soussons Common Ring Setting Cairn and Cist

Photo taken on 18-04-2010

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Soussons Cairn Circle
OS Map: SX 67516 78700
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 67 NE 6
HER record: 6013
Megalithic Portal: 1266
PMD: Soussons Plantation
Alternate name: Soussons Plantation S.
Short Name: CT:Soussons Cm
Butler map: 24.2.6
Dixon Cist #: 16
Grinsell: MANATON 9
Turner: D2
DPD page: 124
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 22 23 45
Dimensions (m): 8.6 C
Lidar: SX67527870
Notes: "A 28 feet diameter cairn circle with a central cist (plan). The tallest stone in the cairn circle is about 2 feet high. Excavated 1903; nothing found." Lethbridge p.124. Butler Soussons Plantation S - Vol. 2. Map 24.2.6 (diagrams pp. 18-20). See also HER record MDV6013.
Nearby sites: SX67527870

Page last updated 02/02/18