Stannon Newtake

Stannon Newtake

Copyright: Bill Radcliffe.

Location

England     Devon    Dartmoor     SX 65348 81091     Lat 50.6138804   Long -3.90466048

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Plan of Stannon Newtake stone row (After Butler, J., 1991, 169).

Characteristics

Type: No longer considered to be a row Length: 18m
No. of stones: 5 Size of stones: Small, medium and large
Orientation: 134° Altitude: 410m
Upper end: Cairn Lower end: Blocking stones?
Straight (Yes or No)  : ? Sea View: No
Context:  Cairn and reave
Notes: Following vegetation clearance by the Dartmoor Preservation Association it was found that this line of stones forms part of the White Ridge stone row and is not a row in its own right.  The Stone Rows of Great Britain website has been updated to reflect this discovery.

Other Information

Public Access:  Yes
Land Status: National Park
Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     PastScape     Historic Environment Record

Prehistoric Monuments of Dartmoor     Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks

Other References

Butler, J., 1991, Dartmoor Atlas of Antiquities – Vol. 2 – The North, Devon Books Exeter, pgs.168-169.

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