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Dartmoor Site: Burford Down Standing Stone

Burford Down Standing Stone

Burford Down Standing Stone

Photo taken on 03-10-2011

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Burford Down stone row and cairns
OS Map: SX 63703 60687
OS Source: PDW
HER: MDV4333
Megalithic Portal: 1463
PMD: Burford Down Stone Row
Alternate name: Burford Down
Short Name: SS BurfordDown
Butler map: 54.17
DPD page: 70
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 2.7
Lidar: SX 63703 60687
Nearest Bus Stop: Cornwood Crossways (3.4 km) [Route: 59]
Nearby sites: SX 63703 60687


"The alleged blocking stone noted by Parsons measures 2.7m by 1.0m and has been split by drilling." TDA Vol. 85 (1953) pp. 145-147 (Hamlyn Parsons).


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