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Dartmoor Site: Yardworthy Stone Row

Yardworthy Stone Row

OS Map: SX 67600 84390
OS Source: SRGB
NMR record: SX 68 SE 133
HER record: 61337
Megalithic Portal: 6333471
The Stone Rows of GB: Yardworthy
PMD: Yardworthy
Alternate name: Yardworthy
Short Name: SR:Yardworthy
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: "Stone row in Yardworthy Newtake, an area of rough pasture that has since undergone some stone clearance. Apparently the remains of a double row it starts 3.0 metres from a low barrow at SX67608438 and extends to the north-east for 7.0 metres. The north-west side consists of four stones, 2.0 to 2.5 metres apart. The south-eastern side about 1.4 metres distant has only one stone and two turf humps which may conceal others. Visible stones are barely 0.1 metres high. Immediately beyond the north-east end is a hollow or stone pit about 4.0 by 2.0 metres diameter. This, and clearance in the area may have destroyed any continuation."
Nearby sites: SX67608439

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