|England Devon Dartmoor SX 55849 62035 Lat 50.440413 Long -4.03138|
Simplified plan of the Collard Tor stone alignments (Source: Butler, J., 1994).
|Type: Single||Length: 65m|
|No. of stones: 29||Size of stones: Small, medium and large|
|Orientation: 4°||Altitude: 254m|
|Upper end: Cairn||Lower end: Pillar|
|Straight (Yes or No) : No||Sea View: Yes|
|Context: Stone alignment, cairn and prehistoric field system|
|Public Access: Yes|
|Land Status: Access land|
|Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes|
Category: Plausible. No doubts have been expressed regarding the prehistoric interpretation of this row.
View from north west (Scale 1m).
The stone row at the point where it is crossed by an historic boundary. View from north east (Scale 1m).
Stone row is surrounded by granite clitter. View from north east (Scale 1m).
Looking south along the row (Scale 1m).
Looking north along the row (Scale 1m).
Kerbed cairn at the top of the row. View from west (Scale 1m).
Kerbed cairn at the top of the row. View from north (Scale 1m).
Roadside car parking is available at SX 55812 61863. From here walk north for a short distance across open moorland.
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. 215.
Butler, J., 1994, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities – Vol. 3 – The South-West, Devon Books Exeter, pgs. 106-109.