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Cox Tor Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Cox Tor Stone Ring Cairn Circle

Photo taken on 14-07-2019

OS Map: SX 53069 76190
OS Source: Google
NMR record: SX 57 NW 39
HER record: 4151
Megalithic Portal: 32104
Alternate name: Cox Tor Summit
Short Name: RC:Cox Tor
Butler map: 31.1.3
Grinsell: PETER TAVY 37a
Turner: A59
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: Butler
Cairn Class: Yes
Dimensions (m): 17
Notes: Turner A59. "Cox tor, ring cairn. The outcrop of granite on the summit is surrounded by an ancient wall, enclosing a space of about 21m in diameter, built of small stones. Pillaged and part used in erection of the cairn for the 1887 jubilee."
Nearby sites: SX53067619

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