The Map Stone, The Mapstone, Mattepaneston, The Parson's Loaf
Beside the road leading from the village to the hamlet of Combe the giant rock known as the Parson's Brown Loaf can be found. It stands on the east side and towers above the onlooker.
Crossing advises that it is also known as the 'Map Stone' a name that lives on in the area. It has a deep and rounded rock basin etched into its summit.
Parson's Brown Loaf
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.
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Old Ordnance Survey Maps William Crossing: Guide to Dartmoor Dartmoor Discovered: Lustleigh's Tors and Rocks Dartmoor Magazine Number 120 Autumn p. 40-41
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