Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Black Newtake (b) Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Black Newtake (b) Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Lakehead Hill
OS Map: SX 63860 76030
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 67 NW 47
HER record: 5889
Megalithic Portal: 45841
Alternate name: Bellever Tor 5
Short Name: RC:BlackNew b
Butler map: 27.20.5
Grinsell: LYDFORD 61
Turner: A50
DPD page: 119
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Barrow Report: 57
Dimensions (m): 6.0 x 1.0
Lidar: SX63867603
Notes: "Cairn visible as unbroken circular bank 11.5 metres in external diameter with a bank 2.4 to 3.7 metres wide by 0.75 metres high enclosing a flat platform circa 6 metres diameter and 0.5 metres above ground surface. Some small stones appear in the north and east margins, and several larger stones are visible on the platform." Lethbridge diagram p.119 (Cairn near Cist 1) - no photo.
Nearby sites: SX63867603

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