Pair of stones forming part of the alignment . View from south (Scale 1m).
|England Devon Dartmoor SX 66742 71083 Lat 50.524313 Long -3.8812952|
Simplified plan of the Holne Ridge stone alignment. (Source: Butler, J., 1993).
|Type: Double||Length: 28m|
|No. of stones: 7||Size of stones: Only medium|
|Orientation: 85°||Altitude: 373m|
|Upper end: Cairn||Lower end: –|
|Straight (Yes or No) : ?||Sea View: No|
Category: Plausible. No doubts have been expressed regarding the prehistoric interpretation of this row.
The south western end of the row. View from the east (Scale 1m).
Looking south westward along the row (Scale 1m).
Looking north eastward along the row. The cairn is visible at the top (Scale 1m).
Cairn in the foreground and row beyond. View from east (Scale 1m).
|Public Access: Yes|
|Land Status: National Park|
|Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes|
Car parking is available at SX 67544 71401. From here head south west across the open moorland for about 850m. This row can easily be visited at the same time as the one at Holne Moor.
Butler, J., 1993, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities – Vol. 4 – The South-East, Devon Books Exeter, pgs. 194-195.