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Dunnastone, The

Hidden and pretty much forgotten within Fernworthy Forest, this is a large, rounded granite boulder, split into three pieces, by a wall within a gully beside the Assycombe Brook.

It is marked on a 1796 map and although now hidden by conifers it would have once been very obvious and probably quite significant as a navigation feature.

Dunnastone, The
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 6578 8236
Height:
430m
Parish:
Dartmoor Forest
Tor Classification:
Small
Access:
Private (but accessible)
Rock Type:
Granite
Credit:
The Archaeology of Fernworthy Forest
Reference:

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