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Raddick Hill Cist

Raddick Hill Cist

Photo taken on 22-07-2019

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Walk: Sharpitor area Stone Rows and Cists
OS Map: SX 57929 71157
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 57 SE 22
HER record: 4947
Megalithic Portal: 45777
PMD: Raddick Hill N.
Alternate name: Raddick Hill Summit 3
Short Name: CT:RaddickHill
Butler map: 46.6.3
Dixon Cist #: 117
DPD page: 26
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Yes
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 18 31
Dimensions (m): 13.8 x 1.5 C
Lidar: SX57937116
Notes: One of a group of 4 cairns. Excavated by Burnard in 1899 - a small piece of corroded bronze, possibly a knife, was found. This almost perfect cist is now obscured by vegetation. Butler Raddick Hill Summit 3 - Vol. 3. Map 46.6. Grinsell Raddick Hill WALKHAMPTON 15 (listed as 14 but in the listings doubt is expressed between 14 and 15 - 15 matches the NMR account for bronze being found).
Nearby sites: SX57937116

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