East Moor

East Moor

East Moor stone alignment. Copyright Mark Camp.


England     Cornwall     Bodmin Moor     SX 22574 78242     Lat 50.57683779   Long-4.50736047

East Moor plan

Simplified plan of the East Moor stone alignment (Source: Johnson, N. and Rose, P., 1994, 32).


Type: Single Length: 560m
No. of stones: 22 Size of stones: Medium and large
Orientation: 25° Altitude: 294m
Upper end: – Lower end: Blocking stone
Straight (Yes or No)  : No Sea View: No
Context:  Cairns and reaves

Other Information

Public Access:  Yes
Land Status: AONB
Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes


Category: Plausible. No doubts have been expressed regarding the prehistoric interpretation of this row.

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     Modern Antiquarian     PastScape     Historic Environment Record

Other References

Burl, A., 1993, From Carnac to Callanish – The prehistoric rows and avenues of Britain, Ireland and Brittany, Yale University Press, New York and London, pg. 214.

Johnson, N. and Rose, P., 1994, Bodmin Moor – An archaeological survey Volume 1: The human landscape to c 1800, English Heritage and RCHME, pg. 32.

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