A new stone row has recently been built on Dartmoor near Hay Tor. In contrast to the earlier examples the purpose and date of this one are beyond doubt.  This line of stones has been constructed to prevent vehicles straying onto the moor from the nearby car park and by the looks of it we […]

The Brown Gelly cairn seems to sit on top of the blocking stone when viewed from the row at SX2235377803. East Moor is a single stone row measuring 560m long, including at least 23 widely spaced medium and large-sized stones situated in a col between high ground to the north and south. The row is […]

Stone row at Crown End, Westerdale Moor

Crown End stone row on Westerdale Moor on the North Yorkshire Moors is a probable single stone row measuring 168m long, including about 21 visible medium and large-sized stones situated on both sides of a west to east ridge. The row has been partly incorporated into a later field bank. One stone has a possible […]

The page looking at the stone rows in Argyll and Isles has recently been updated. There are now plans and photographs of all surviving 29 rows together with a preliminary discussion looking at different aspects of the rows in the region. The stone row at Ballymeanoch. Plan of the Ballymeanoch stone row.

Hidden in dense heather and gorse a few metres west from the Longstone at the top of Laughter Tor 1 is a second stone row. It was last seen properly in the 1960’s, but still seems to survive. A careful search has revealed a number of stones apparently forming a double row. The blue flags […]

There are two stone rows at Laughter Tor. Laughter Tor 1 is a 164m long double row including at least 26 stones.  Originally there would have been many more, but most have sadly been removed to build a field wall that crosses the site. The stone at the upper end of the row is substantial. […]

The long stone row on Trehudreth Downs on Bodmin Moor has seen significant damage in the past.  Only the upper and lower ends now survive. The row extends over 460m and is composed of stones of very different sizes. In common with the stone row at Leskernick the cairns on the top of Brown Gelly […]