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Dartmoor Site: Laughter Tor E. Stone Row

Laughter Tor E. Stone Row

Laughter Tor E. Stone Row

Photo taken on 15-05-2010

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Site: Laughter Tor Stone Row
OS Map: SX 65222 75393
OS Source: SRGB
HER: MDV53417
Megalithic Portal: 2017
The Stone Rows of GB: Laughter Tor 1
PMD: Laugh Tor I Stone Row
Alternate name: Laughter Tor 1
Short Name: SR Laugh Tor E
Butler map: 28.12.1
DPD page: 122
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 164
Lidar: SX 65222 75393
Nearby sites: SX 65222 75393


Butler Laughter 1. Double row interrupted by a new-take wall. row is robbed near wall. "Bronze Age standing stone 2.65 metres high, 0.7 metres wide and 0.52 metres thick, set into a small cairn. About 18 metres to the south east is a double stone row orientated north west to south east and consisting of at least 23 upright stones and a further 9 displaced ones averaging about 1.7 metres apart. The standing stone was re-erected in 1893 and again in 1911 and the cairn was excavated in 1903". Lethbridge pp.121-122.


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