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Dartmoor Site: Cripdon Ancient Pool

Cripdon Ancient Pool

Database entries

OS Map: SX 73345 80335
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV127204
Alternate name: Cripdon
Short Name: PO:Cripdon
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 24 x 14m
Lidar: SX 73345 80335
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Swallerton Gate (1.3 km) [Route: 271]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Batworthy Miniature Pony Centre (4.7 km) [Route: 171]
Nearby sites: SX 73345 80335


"The pool at Cripdon measures 24 by 14m One of over 40 such 'sacred' pools identified on Dartmoor that are thought to have potentially been designed during the prehistoric period"


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