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Quintins Man A Ancient Pool

Quintins Man A Ancient Pool

Photo taken on 20-06-2024

Database entries

OS Map: SX 62102 83952
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV27278
Alternate name: Quintins Man A
Short Name: PO QuintinsA
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 13m
Lidar: SX 62102 83952
Nearest Bus Stop: Postbridge Post Office (5.7 km) [Route: 98,171]
Nearby sites: SX 62102 83952


"Previously identified as a prehistoric barrow, survey work in 1995 suggested this to be a natural feature. One of over 40 'sacred' pools identified by Greeves (2019) that may have prehistoric origin. Lies north of the Quintin's Man cairn."


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