Two Cairns 720m and 800m East of Higher White Tor


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Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Devon County Council

District Council

West Devon Borough Council


Dartmoor Forest

Parliamentary Constituency

Torridge and West Devon

Grid Reference

SN627627 (262701, 78657)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.5909, -3.93992

Nearest Postcode

PL20 6SP

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Two Bronze Age cairns. The westernmost cairn 7.7 meters in diameter and 0.8 meters high with traces of a kerb. The other cairn is 90 meters to the south east and is 10 meters in diameter, 1.3 meters high and surrounded by a kerb. Both cairns have been excavated revaeling charcoal filled pits under the cairns the eastern one containing some burnt bone. Scheduled.

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