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Dartmoor Site: Scorhill Circle Standing Stone

Scorhill Circle Standing Stone

Scorhill Circle Standing Stone

Photo taken on 26-06-2011

Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks: Dartmoor Site: Scorhill Stone Circle
OS Map: SX 65460 87380
OS Source: Constructed
HER record: 6122
Megalithic Portal: 540
PMD: Scorhill Stone Circle
Alternate name: Scorhill Circle
Short Name: SS Scorhill
Butler map: 38.8
DPD page: 146
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 2.25
Lidar: SX65468738
Notes: Largest stone in the Scorhill Circle. In strict terms this would not typically be classified as a "standing stone" as it is a member of the stone circle. It is the largest stone in a Dartmoor stone circle at 8 feet 2 inches tall.
Nearby sites: SX65468738

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These are selected references with an emphasis on out of copyright sources linked as PDFs. For more detailed references try any linked HER record. For some records there are very good resources on the Prehistoric Monuments of Dartmoor (PMD) website by Bill Radcliffe. Barrow reports are linked above as are references to Butler, Grinsell and Turner.

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