Monument record MDR6617 - Ring cairn and cairnfield, east of Eagle Stone, Eaglestone Flat, Curbar

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Ring cairn at northern end of small cairnfield. Ring cairn measures 17.5m in diameter. A bank of stone and turf with a level interior. Bank is 0.5 - 0.6m high and 2.5m wide. Northern end has been damaged by a hollow way. To the south and east stand circa five small cairns, each approximately 2m in diameter or less. Scheduled. At least five small cairns lie south, east and west, mostly undisturbed. (1) Site monitoring has been carried out and site appears not to be under threat. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Scheduling record: English Heritage. 1999. Ring cairn and cairnfield on Eaglestone Flat. 31260. Cat. No.: 456.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Marriott, J & Marriott, V (PDNPA). 2010. Scheduled Monument Monitoring Form: Ring cairn and cairnfield on Eaglestone Flat 270m E of Eagle Stone.



Grid reference Centred SK 2652 7387 (99m by 96m)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR3262

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Record last edited

Jul 3 2015 1:10PM

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