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West Rough Tor

A small ruined tor resides in the western part of the Roughtor Plantation.

The wealth of trees make viewing the outcrop difficult so you are relied on to find the best angle to view it.

As with all of the tors in this area, straying from the logging tracks should be taken with care, and you should be attentive with your footing, especially around the mines in the north-east of the plantation.

West Rough Tor
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 5713 6876
Height:
270m
Parish:
Sheepstor
Tor Classification:
Ruined
Access:
Public
Rock Type:
Granite
Credit:
Paul Rendell
Reference:
Dartmoor News, Issue 154 January/February 2017, "In Search of Rough Tor" p. 55.
Dartmoor Cam: Roughtor Plantation Tors

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