Saltergate Moor

One of several edge set stones in the vicinity of the PastScape grid reference.

Location

England North Yorkshire North York Moors SE 865 957
Lat 54.34956392   Long -0.670614856

 

Characteristics

Type: Edge set stones Length: 91m
No. of stones: 3 Size of stones: Medium and large
Orientation: 22.5° Altitude: 250m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: No
Context:  Cairnfield and prehistoric field system
Notes:

Other Information

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

Identification

Category: Uncertain. Saltergate Moor has large numbers of upright stones, many of which can be resolved into straight lines. During the field visit four separate alignments of three stones were identified in the vicinity of the grid reference recorded by PastScape. It is probably safest to record this as an uncertain row.

Online Resources 

PastScape     The Smell of Water

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