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Higher Knowle Wood North

Deep in the heart of Higher Knowle Wood are three gigantic dark boulders of almost outcrop proportions, the largest of which is the lowest.

The area is shown as a small tor on the OS map of 1981.

Higher Knowle Wood North
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Grid Ref:
SX 7930 8074
Height:
170m
Parish:
Lustleigh (formerly Bovey Tracey)
Tor Classification:
Emergent
Access:
Public
Rock Type:
Granite
Credit:
Tim Jenkinson
Reference:
Tim Jenkinson: East Dartmoor The Hidden Landscape: Rocks and Tors

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