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Dartmoor Site: Saddle Tor A Ancient Pool

Saddle Tor A Ancient Pool

Database entries

OS Map: SX 75135 76534
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV127219
Alternate name: Saddle Tor A
Short Name: PO:SaddleTorA
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 20m
Lidar: SX 75135 76534
Nearby sites: SX 75135 76534


"A pool measuring 20m. One of over 40 such 'sacred' pools identified on Dartmoor that are thought to have potentially been designed during the prehistoric period. One of a group of three pools north-east of saddle Tor."


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