Cairn near Spurrels Cross

Record Number: 1853 | © Devon County Council
This image was taken in 1941 of a cairn located near Spurrels cross on Ugborough moor on the southern edge of Dartmoor. This is situated on a high ridge that runs northward from Butterdon Hill and is marked by many cairns of varying sizes. A cairn is a rounded or conical heap of stones erected by early inhabitants of the British Isles to mark a burial palce.

Tags

Cairn
kist

Detail

Taylor
Image - Black and White Negative
1941
Ugborough Moor