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Outholme Newtake Cist

Outholme Newtake Cist

Photo taken on 16-08-2009

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Walk: Yellowmead and Drizzlecombe
OS Map: SX 57993 68278
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 56 NE 32
HER record: 4024
Megalithic Portal: 45730
PMD: Outcombe
Alternate name: Outholme Newtake
Short Name: CT:OutholmeNew
Butler map: 47.10
Dixon Cist #: 54
Grinsell: SHEEPSTOR 2
DPD page: 30
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 52
Dimensions (m): 0.9 x 0.9 C
Lidar: SX57996828
Notes: "Located in an isolated pocket of closely cropped grass and surounded by tinners pits. Only three slabs survive in place surrounding a hollow and forming the sides of the cist. The fourth side is missing as is the capstone and any trace of a mound." Lethbridge Outcombe (note different spelling) Cist p.30. Butler Vol. 3. Map 47.10 (diagram p.70).
Nearby sites: SX57996828

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