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Hameldown N.E. Stone Row

Hameldown N.E. Stone Row

Photo taken on 19-08-2017

Database entries

OS Map: SX 71481 80095
OS Source: SRGB
HER: MDV18865
Megalithic Portal: 6333472
The Stone Rows of GB: Hameldown
PMD: Berry Pound Stone Row
Alternate name: Hamel Down
Short Name: SR Hamel NE
Butler map: 20.3
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 217
Lidar: SX 71481 80095
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Swallerton Gate (2.6 km) [Route: 271]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Warren House Inn (4.1 km) [Route: 171]
Nearby sites: SX 71481 80095


No NMR listing. HER record MDV18865. Described in Butler Volume 1 Map 20.3. To the south of Berry Pound is a small longhouse. "Within the abandoned field 250m south of the longhouse are the probable remains of a single row first recorded in 1983. Five or six stones remain in line up to 206m apart, the rest having been removed or buried when the field was ploughed."


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