Furzehill Common 5

Furzehill Common 5

Copyright: Martyn Copcutt. Original available at Megalithic Portal.


England Devon Exmoor SS 73900 44704
Lat 51.187542   Long -3.80582602


Plan of the Furzehill Common 5 triple stone row. (From Chanter & Worth, 1905, Plate V).

Plan of the Furzehill Common 5 triple stone row.  Upright stones shown black and socket hole shown grey (Source Chanter & Worth, 1905, Plate V).


Type: Triple Length: 37.6m
No. of stones: 15 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 0° Altitude: 345m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: Yes
Context:  Standing stone and cairn

Other Information

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

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     PastScape     Transactions Devonshire Association

Other References

Chanter, J.F. and Worth, R.H., 1905, ‘The rude stone monuments of Exmoor and its Borders’, Trans. Devonshire Association, 1905, 393.

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