MDE12866 - Bronze Age burial cairn on Furzehill Common (Monument)
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SS 73717 44823. A stony mound, 6 metres in diameter and 0.4 metres high, probably a cairn. This heather and turf covered stony mound, is situated about 365 metres above Ordnance Datum on the northeast side of the plateau top of Furzehill Common. The ground slopes away very gently to the east. There is a slight central hollow, 1 metre in diameter and 0.2 metres deep, possibly the result of robbing. It is prominently situated and well formed and is most probably of prehistoric date. Surveyed at 1:2500. 
- <1> SMO5301 Unpublished document: Eardley-Wilmot, H.. 1981. Worksheet in Devon HER. RCHME Field Investigation, 12 September 1994.
|Grid reference||SS 7371 4482 (point) (Surveyed)|
|Civil Parish||LYNTON AND LYNMOUTH, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1044279 (Pastscape entry: 1044279)
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 74 SW144
- National Park
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1044279
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