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Dartmoor Site: Brisworthy Cup Stone

Brisworthy Cup Stone

OS Map: SX 55980 65160
OS Source: Constructed
NMR record: SX 56 NE 203
HER record: 18859
Megalithic Portal: 45854
Alternate name: Brisworthy
Short Name: CS:Brisworthy
DPD page: 34
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Notes: Described by Worth as a mortar stone. "A large undressed block of granite built into a hedge has been identified as a cup-marked rock. There are 15 discrete cup-marks ranging from 80mm to 40mm in diameter and 25-5mm deep. These other shallow depressions may also be cup-marks". "Down a muddy lane at Brisworthy Hamlets". Lethbridge photo and diagram p.34.
Nearby sites: SX55986516

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