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Eagle Rock (Chase Wood)

A towering mass of metamorphic rock on the banks of the Double Dart at the point where it flows around the north edge of Holne Chase. It is best viewed from below, on the good track as its summit is overgrown. It lies on Private Land.

Walking beneath, it is impossible to capture its entirety in an image. Crossing says; "...and immediately below us, is Eagle Rock, under which the Dart makes its great bend." Arrange appointment for access.

Eagle Rock (Chase Wood)
The map above is not a navigation tool and we recommend that the grid reference shown below is used in conjunction with an Ordnance Survey map and that training in its use with a compass is advised.
Grid Ref:
SX 7244 7226
Height:
101m
Parish:
Holne
Tor Classification:
Valley Side
Access:
Private (seek permission)
Rock Type:
Metamorphic
Credit:
Ordnance Survey
William Crossing
Reference:
Ordnance Survey Maps
William Crossing: Guide to Dartmoor

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