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Dartmoor Site: Saddle Tor C Ancient Pool

Saddle Tor C Ancient Pool

Database entries

OS Map: SX 75273 76526
OS Source: Tom Greeves
HER: MDV127222
Alternate name: Saddle Tor C
Short Name: PO:SaddleTorC
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Greeves
Cairn Class: No
Dimensions (m): 14 x 10m
Lidar: SX 75273 76526
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Haytor Vale Moorlands House (1.7 km) [Route: 193,271]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Lemonford Caravan Park (5.8 km) [Route: 38,193]
Nearby sites: SX 75273 76526


"A pool measuring 14 by 10m. One of over 40 such 'sacred' pools identified on Dartmoor that are thought to have potentially been designed during the prehistoric period. One of a group of three pools north-east of saddle Tor."


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