Chains Valley

Pair of stones towards the northern end of the row. View from south (Scale 1m).


England Somerset Exmoor SS 74904 41753
Lat 51.16125522   Long -3.79040977


Plan of the Chains Valley stone row (Source: Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H., 1906, 545).


Type: Triple Length: 66m
No. of stones: 13 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 29° Altitude: 450m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Cairn
Notes: Closed sea triangle

Other Information

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

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     PastScape     Historic Environment Record 

Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H.,

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.

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