Askham Fell 

Location

England Cumbria Rest of England NY 49284 22206
Lat 54.59251174   Long -2.78636744

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Map showing the stone rows identified by M.W. Taylor. (Source: Taylor, 1886. Original available here).

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Simplified map showing the position of the Askham Fell stone row. The red stones are no longer considered to be a stone row. (Source: Taylor, M.W., 1886).

Characteristics

Type: Double Length: 70m
No. of stones: 22 Size of stones: Small and medium
Orientation: 135° Altitude: 313m
Upper end: Cairn Lower end: Cairn
Straight (Yes or No)  : Sea View: No
Context:  Cairns
Notes:

Other Information

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

Online Resources 

PastScape     Trans Cumberland and Westmorland Antiq and Archaeol Soc

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.

Taylor, M.W., 1886, ‘The Prehistoric Remains on Moordivock, near Ullswater’, Trans. Cumberland and Westmorland Antiq. and Archaeol. Soc. OS 8, pgs330-331.

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