Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Shovel Down Fourfold Circle Standing Stone

Shovel Down Fourfold Circle Standing Stone

Shovel Down Fourfold Circle Standing Stone

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Shovel Down Ceremonial Complex
OS Map: SX 65960 86010
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 68 NE 17
HER record: 6158
Megalithic Portal: 3464
PMD: Fourfold circle
Alternate name: Shovel Down Fourfold Circle
Short Name: SS:Shovel Down
Butler map: 36.6
DPD page: 143
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Dimensions (m): 3.4
Notes: "The south end [of the double row] is aligned on a cairn 'Fourfold Circle' (SX 68 NE 17) and separated from it by two massive fallen stones, one 'needle-shaped' and similar to the 'Longstone' (SX 68 NE 39), southern terminal of stone row 'E'."
Nearby sites: SX65968601

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