Round barrow 950yds (868m) N of Drakeland Corner

Devon

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Bronze Age

Data Source

English Heritage

County Council

Devon County Council

District Council

South Hams District Council

Parish

Sparkwell

Parliamentary Constituency

South West Devon

Grid Reference

SN572572 (257248, 59513)

WGS84 Coordinates

50.4175, -4.0096

Nearest Postcode

PL7 5BS

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Notes

A disturbed round barrow situated at the head of an extensive area of tinworking. It measures between 14m and 15m in diameter and approximately 1.4m high with a 5m diameter, 1.2m deep central pit. A prnounced mound of spoil from this pit lies on the NE side of the gorse-covered mound.The SW edge of the barrow is becoming badly eroded by livestock and by a path used by horse riders.

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