Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
Dartmoor Site: Drizzlecombe N.E. Standing Stone

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Drizzlecombe N.E. Standing Stone

Drizzlecombe N.E. Standing Stone

Photo taken on 17-06-2010

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Drizzlecombe Ceremonial Complex (Photos 1)
OS Map: SX 59215 67005
OS Source: PDW
NMR record: SX 56 NE 42
HER record: 3377
Megalithic Portal: 16928
PMD: Drizzlecombe Standing Stones
Alternate name: Drizzlecombe N.E.
Short Name: SS:Drizzle NE
Butler map: 49.19
Butler Vol 5: p.230
DPD page: 39
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 4.2
Lidar: SX59226701
Notes: Largest standing stone on Dartmoor - terminal for Drizzlecombe stone row. It is 4.2m in height with a distinctive bulging profile at the top. Worth suggests it was probably dragged here from Higher Hartor Tor about 1km away. Re-erected in 1893. Lethbridge Row B. pp.38-42. Diagram p.38. Worth's Row 19/Row C. Used to be listed as HER 14781 perhaps now deleted as an HER duplicate record.
Nearby sites: SX59226701

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