9. Did you know that….

Single stone rows composed exclusively of small stones are only found in South West Britain.

Carneglos stone row on Bodmin Moor is one of the “minilithic” single rows found in South West Britain. Most are in South West England but there are two in South Wales. More information can be found here.

Tiny stones barely protruding through the turf at Furzehill Common 3 stone row on Exmoor.

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Did you know that….

1. The Upper Erme stone row on Dartmoor includes more stones than the combined total at all 46 Welsh stone rows.

2. A third of the stone rows in Great Britain are in the county of Devon.

3. Nearly half of all the stone rows in Great Britain are in South West England.

4. More than half of the stone rows in Great Britain are in National Parks.

5. The stone row in Great Britain with the tallest stones is the Devil’s Arrows at Boroughbridge in Yorkshire.

6. Most multiple stone rows are found in Northern Scotland.

7. The highest stone row is at Cut Hill on Dartmoor.

8. The lowest stone rows in Great Britain are Yelland in Devon and Higher Town Bay, St Martin’s, Isles of Scilly which are both at sea level.

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