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Dartmoor Site: Sharpitor W. (Peek Hill) Stone Row

Sharpitor W. (Peek Hill) Stone Row

Sharpitor W. (Peek Hill) Stone Row

Photo taken on 25-05-2015

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Walk: Sharpitor area Stone Rows and Cists
OS Map: SX 55058 70748
OS Source: SRGB
HER: MDV12831
Megalithic Portal: 2120
The Stone Rows of GB: Sharpitor West
PMD: Sharpitor W Stone Row
Alternate name: Sharpitor W
Short Name: SR Sharpitor W
Butler map: 45.11
DPD page: 20
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 132
Lidar: SX 55058 70748
Nearest Bus Stop: Walkhampton Memorial (2.0 km) [Route: 55,56]
Nearby sites: SX 55058 70748


Butler: Sharpitor W, Worth: Peek Hill. Near Horseyeat Farm. "BA stone row and cairn. The 132m long row has 47 upright stones and the low cairn is 8.4m in diameter. Both monuments lie under dense bracken cover; gorse vegetation has obscured part of the row". Lethbridge pp.19-20, diagram p.19, photo p.20 Horseyeat Farm stone row. See also: Sea Views at Sharpitor West


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