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Dartmoor Site: Cranmere Pool Ancient Pool

Cranmere Pool Ancient Pool

Database entries

OS Map: SX 60323 85829
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV4381
Alternate name: Cranmere Pool
Short Name: PO:Cranmere
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 1 acre (0.4ha)
Lidar: SX 60323 85829
Nearest Bus Stop: Fox and Hounds Hotel (7.9 km) [Route: 118]
Nearby sites: SX 60323 85829


"Recorded in the early 20th century as a possible holy well, it is one of the examples suggested by Greeves (2019) to potentially have Prehistoric origins."


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