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Cantrell Stone Row

Cantrell Stone Row

Photo taken on 22-04-2019

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Cuckoo Ball Chambered Tomb
OS Map: SX 65688 57135
OS Source: Garmin
NMR record: SX 65 NE 44
HER record: 2889
Megalithic Portal: 1798
The Stone Rows of GB: Cantrell
PMD: Cantrell Stone Row
Alternate name: Cantrell
Short Name: SR:Cantrell
Butler map: 53.12
DPD page: 80
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 48
Notes: "A double stone row, with a cairn at the north-east end, lies near the moor gate at Cantrell, Ugborough Moor. The southern row consists of nine stones, one of which is almost buried and one has fallen. The length of the row from the centre of the cairn is 153 feet and the alignment is N44o 20' E. The rows are from 7 to 12 feet apart and the stones are about 5 feet 6 inches apart, centre to centre. The cairn has a diameter of 22 feet and encloses what may be the remains of a cist".
Nearby sites: SX65695714

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