Thesaurus Term/Concept: ROUND CAIRN

Identifier 70050
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A roughly hemispherical mound constructed primarily of stones, normally containing or covering one or more human burials. The mound may be surrounded and partly retained by a low stone kerb.

Broader Terms/Concepts (1)

Related Terms/Concepts (2)

Narrower Terms/Concepts (4)

Instances/Examples (54)

Context Record
Monument Type MSO7953 A Bronze Age burial cairn on Hawkcombe Head (Monument)
Monument Type MMO3779 A mound is visible on aerial photographs of the 19... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO8712 An alleged cairn noted on aerial photographs could... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9185 Bronze Age barrow and cairn, Rowbarrow Group (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6887 Bronze Age burial cairn northeast of Kittuck Meads stone setting (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10179 Bronze Age burial cairn on Almsworthy Common (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7738 Bronze Age burial cairn on Culbone Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6259 Bronze Age burial cairn on Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6279 Bronze Age burial cairn on Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6280 Bronze Age burial cairn on Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6252 Bronze Age Burial Cairn on Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO8124 Bronze Age burial cairn on Haddon Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6258 Bronze Age burial cairn on Luccombe Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12725 Bronze Age burial cairn on Mill Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7902 Bronze Age burial cairn on Porlock Allotment (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7421 Bronze Age burial cairn south of Rex Stile Head (Monument)
Monument Type MMO285 Bronze Age cairn north of Blue Gate Iron Mine (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10386 Bronze Age cairn southwest of White Barrow (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10028 Bronze Age round cairn at Bat's Castle on Croydon Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6838 Burial Cairn, Roosthitchen (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11392 Cairn at Monkham Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11488 Cairn on Mill Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11489 Cairn on Mill Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11032 Cairn or hut circle, Elsworthy, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11022 Cairn, Beckham, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11767 Cairn, E of Combe Gate, Withypool (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10903 Cairn, East Pinford, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10904 Cairn, East Pinford, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11002 Cairn, East Pinford, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11060 Cairn, S end of Trout Hill, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11064 Cairn, S end of Trout Hill, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11021 Cairn, Swap Hill, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11023 Cairn, West Pinford, Exmoor (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12369 Eastern hut circle at Ruckham Combe (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1287 Four burial cairns on Ilkerton Ridge (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9184 Great Rowbarrow (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7397 Joaney How Burial Cairn, Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6881 Kittuck Hill Stone Setting (Monument)
Monument Type MSO9183 Little Rowbarrow (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11259 Modern clearance cairn on Orchard Bottom (Monument)
Monument Type MSO8658 Possible Bronze Age burial cairn on Black Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11789 Possible Bronze Age burial cairn on Dunkery Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2190 Possible Bronze Age burial cairns on Broad Mead (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11336 Possible Bronze Age cairn or modern enclosure southeast of Alderman's Barrow Allotment (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10144 Possible prehistoric burial cairn on Kittuck Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12023 Possible prehistoric cairn and barrow at Monkham Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO12280 Post-medieval gravel pits at Bat's Castle on Croydon Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11165 Prehistoric cairn and World War Two mounds southeast of Great Rowbarrow (Monument)
Monument Type MEM23805 Prehistoric cairn on Monkham Hill (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10920 Prehistoric or post-medieval mound east of Elsworthy (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11490 Prehistoric standing stones on Yenworthy Common (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1062 Roe Barrow, South Common (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6861 The remains of a Bronze Age burial cairn visible a... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO10883 Western hut circle at Ruckham Combe (Monument)