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Little Combe Tor

Combe Tors, Coombe Tors

Located within a carpet of moss and lichen that cover the rocks, you feel you are in an ancient woodland, a rainforest far from civilisation, when in fact, a car park east of Peter Tavy is just a few hundred metres away.

The Combe, as it is known, really is a beautiful place and just north of the path that heads from Peter Tavy to Smeardon Down, this charming outcrop is sited beside a wall.

Little Combe Tor
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Grid Ref:
SX 5204 7770
Height:
243m
Parish:
Peter Tavy
Tor Classification:
Valley Side
Access:
Public
Rock Type:
Metamorphic
Credit:
Ordnance Survey
Reference:
Ordnance Survey Maps

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