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Drizzlecombe 13, Ditsworthy Warren, Sheepstor, Devon

Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – SX 592 675 Archaeology & History A very well-preserved prehistoric cist and cairn (grave), sat amidst a valuable prehistoric landscape full of megaliths and other important prehistoric remains.  Megalith enthusiast and antiquarian, Nik Megalithic, told … Continue reading

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Avon Reservoir, Dean Moor, South Brent, Devon

Settlements (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SX 677 653 Archaeology & History Prior to the submergence of one of the many prehistoric settlements in and around the waters of the Avon Reservoir, excavation work was carried out by Lady Aileen … Continue reading

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