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Hunters Tor Fort

Hunters Tor Fort

Photo taken on 23-03-2016

Hunters Tor Fort

Plan: J.C. Wall in Ancient Earthworks (1906)

Database entries

PDW coverage: Dartmoor Resource: Table of Devon Iron Age Forts
OS Map: SX 76158 82443
OS Source: Google
HER: MDV8824
Megalithic Portal: 7759
Alternate name: Hunters Tor
Short Name: FT HuntersTor
Exist: Yes
Record: Unique
Record Source: PDW
Cairn Class: No
Lidar: SX 76158 82443
Nearest Bus Stop (Minor): Manaton Bus Shelter (1.7 km) [Route: 271,671]
Nearest Bus Stop (Major): Lustleigh Eastwrey Barton Hotel (2.0 km) [Route: 171,178]
Nearby sites: SX 76158 82443


"Iron Age hill-fort at Hunters' Tor: 'Three concentric enclosures, defences stone built and partly robbed for field walls. Inner entrance knobbed with embanked approach-road across second enclosure. Hill-top site.'"


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