Benjamy

Location

England Somerset Exmoor SS 72806 43448
Lat 51.17603231   Long -3.82101499

 

benjamy-worth-plan-da-392

Plan of the Benjamy double stone row. (From Chanter and Worth, 1905, 392).

Characteristics

Type: Double Length: 16m
No. of stones: 8 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 45° Altitude: 379m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Cairns
Notes: Called Thorn Hill by Burl

Other Information

Public Access:  Yes
Land Status: National Park
Scheduled Ancient Monument: No

Online Resources 

PastScape     Transactions Devonshire Association

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. 216.

Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H., 1905, ‘The rude stone monuments of Exmoor and its Borders’, Trans. Devonshire Association, 1905, 392 & 394.

%d bloggers like this: