Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks, walking the Stone Rows and Stone Circles of Dartmoor
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Dartmoor Site: Sourton Tors Stone Circle

Sourton Tors Stone Circle

Sourton Tors Stone Circle

Photo taken on 12-08-2012

Database entries

OS Map: SX 54683 89587
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV4626
Megalithic Portal: 3472
PMD: Sourton (Corn Ridge) Stone Circle
Alternate name: Sourton Tors
Short Name: SC SourtonTors
Butler map: 43.6
Turner: G3
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 32.0
Lidar: SX 54683 89587
Nearest Bus Stop: Sourton Windard Terrace (1.5 km) [Route: 118]
Nearby sites: SX 54683 89587


"A stone circle, diameter about 110 ft and appearing to have comprised 32 stones of which all but six remain where they have fallen, has been discovered between Sourton Tors and Cornridge. In size it compares with the circles of the Grey Wethers and Scorhill". For a photo of this site, see: Megalithic Portal: Sourton Tors Stone Circle


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