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Red Barrows Cairn

Red Barrows Cairn

Photo taken on 12-08-2017

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Soussons Cairn Circle
OS Map: SX 67718 79650
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 67 NE 3
HER record: 6007
Megalithic Portal: 34986
PMD: Red Barrows
Alternate name: Red Barrows 1
Short Name: CN:RedBarrows
Butler map: 24.2.1
Grinsell: MANATON 5
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cist Class: Maybe
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 20.0 x 2.0
Lidar: SX67727965
Notes: Four Bronze Age round barrows between 10 and 20 meters in diameter and 0.5 to 2.2 meters high. One barrow was excavated in 1902, finds included pottery and flints. See also HER records, 6004, 6005, 6006, 6007.
Nearby sites: SX67727965

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