MMO3248 - Possible Bronze Age cairn on North Molton Ridge (Monument)
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Type and Period (1)
- None recorded
A small oval mound is visible as an earthwork on aerial photographs located on the western edge of North Molton Ridge, North Molton. Centred at approximately SS 7658 3212, the mound measures some 13 metres across. Its location on a false crest overlooking Barcombe Down is strongly indicative of a prehistoric funerary monument, possibly a Bronze Age cairn or similar. Further survey is required to confirm this interpretation however. [1,2]
|Grid reference||Centred SS 7658 3212 (20m by 20m) (Aerial Survey)|
|Civil Parish||NORTH MOLTON, NORTH DEVON, DEVON|
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External Links (1)
- http://www.pastscape.org.uk/hob.aspx?hob_id=1492910 (Pastscape entry: 1492910)
- National Monuments Record reference: SS 73 SE107
- Pastscape HOBID (was Monarch UID): 1492910
Record last edited
Mar 28 2017 1:11PM
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