Cheriton Ridge, North

Cheriton Ridge North

Copyright: Paul Blades. Original available at Megalithic Portal.

Location

England Devon Exmoor SS 74885 44273
Lat 51.18390042   Long -3.79157481

 

Cheriton Ridge North worth-plan-da-1905-394

Plan of the Cheriton Ridge North triple row. (From Chanter & Worth, 1905, 394).

Characteristics

Type: Triple Length: 22.5m
No. of stones: 10 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 90° Altitude: 373m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Cairn and stone alignments
Notes: Closed sea triangle

Other Information

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

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     PastScape     Historic Environment Record

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. 215.

Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H., 1905, ‘The rude stone monuments of Exmoor and its Borders’, Trans. Devonshire Association, 1905, 394-395.

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