Furzehill Common 2

The tallest stone in the row. View from south east (Scale 1m).

Location

England Devon Exmoor SS 73730 44234
Lat 51.18330257   Long -3.80807282

furzehill-common-chanter-and-worth-1906-plate-vii-fig-1

Plan of the Furzehill Common 2 stone row. (From Chanter & Worth, 1906, Plate VII Fig 1).

Characteristics

Type: Single Length: 14.5m
No. of stones: 3 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 62° Altitude: 368m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Stone alignments
Notes:

Other Information

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

Photographs

Copyright: Martyn Copcutt. Original available at Megalithic Portal.

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     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. 215.

Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H., 1906, ‘The rude stone monuments of Exmoor and its Borders Part II’, Trans. Devonshire Association, 38, 544-545.

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