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Dartmoor Site: Brent Tor A Ancient Pool

Brent Tor A Ancient Pool

Database entries

OS Map: SX 46543 80335
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV127195
Alternate name: Brent Tor A
Short Name: PO:Brent Tor A
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 40 x 30m
Lidar: SX 46543 80335
Nearest Bus Stop: North Brentor War Memorial (1.9 km) [Route: 118]
Nearby sites: SX 46543 80335


"Brent Tor pool A measures around 40 by 30m. One of over 40 such 'sacred' pools identified on Dartmoor (or just outside the boundary of the National Park) that are thought to have potentially been designed during the prehistoric period"


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