|England Devon Dartmoor SX 56136 70785 Lat 50.51905571 Long -4.03076878|
Simplified plan of the Sharpitor NE stone row (Source Butler, J., 1994, 46).
|Type: Double||Length: 27.5m|
|No. of stones: 9||Size of stones: Small and medium|
|Orientation: 90°||Altitude: 345m|
|Upper end: cairn||Lower end: –|
|Straight (Yes or No) : No||Sea View: No|
|Context: Cairn, reave and prehistoric settlement|
|Public Access: Yes|
|Land Status: National Park|
|Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes|
Category: Plausible. No doubts have been expressed regarding the prehistoric interpretation of this row.
A pair of closely spaced uprights forming part of the row. View from west.
View from south west.
View from above and the east.
View from above and south east.
View from above and north west.
Car parking is available at SX 56120 70875. From here the row is a very short walk to the south.
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. 46-47.