Thesaurus Term/Concept: RING CAIRN

Identifier 70049
Class MONUMENT TYPE
Status Preferred
Index? Yes
Scope Note A low, wide, circular ring or bank of stones surrounding an open, roughly circular area which is (or was initially) free of cairn material. The inner and outer faces of the bank may be kerbed.

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Instances/Examples (21)

Context Record
Monument Type MMO3199 A circular earthwork is visible on aerial photogra... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO107 A hut circle, most likely dating to the Bronze Age... (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1298 A probable prehistoric hut circle near the top of ... (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11326 Barrow or cairn north of Codsend Moors, also known as White Barrow (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1199 Bronze Age barrow at Kinsford Gate Cross (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1206 Bronze Age ring cairn at Span Head (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1307 Bronze Age ring cairn on Cheriton Ridge (Monument)
Monument Type MSO6958 Bronze Age ring cairn with later boundary marker on Benjamy (Monument)
Monument Type MMO1861 Bronze Age round barrow or ring cairn east of Woolhanger Farm (Monument)
Monument Type MSO7946 Hut circle or ring cairn on Porlock Common (Monument)
Monument Type MDE20815 Low irregular ring-bank, possibly a barrow. Good o... (Monument)
Monument Type MDE20939 Possible Bronze Age embanked cemetery northwest of White Ladder (Monument)
Monument Type MEM24502 Possible Prehistoric Circular Enclosure on Kitticks Mead (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2252 Possible prehistoric ring cairn on Codsend Moor (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2229 Possible prehistoric ring cairn on Shoulsbarrow Common (Monument)
Monument Type MDE20710 Prehistoric ring cairn on Rowley Down (Monument)
Monument Type MSO8677 Probable Bronze Age burial cairn at Bradley Hams (Monument)
Monument Type MDE20330 Probable ring cairn near top of thorn hill ridge b... (Monument)
Monument Type MMO2558 Ring Cairn, Porlock Allotment (Monument)
Monument Type MSO11249 Tree ring or cairn, Stone Down, Exford (Monument)
Monument Type MDE1273 Undated circular enclosure on Hoccombe Hill (Monument)