Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Legis Pound

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Legis Pound

Legis Pound

Photo taken on 17-06-2010

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Legis Tor Settlements
OS Map: SX 56930 65270
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 56 NE 69
HER record: 3979
Megalithic Portal: 34065
Alternate name: Legis
Short Name: PD:Legis Pound
DPD page: 37
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Notes: "A field system containing 13 hut circles occupies an area of 6ha on the lower S and SW flanks of Legis Tor. The field system is best preserved on the S where five irregular, adjoining enclosures contain all but one of the huts. These enclosures vary between 0.1ha and 0.6ha and lie in an area of often dense clitter. Several of the enclosures are further sub-divided."
Nearby sites: SX56936527

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