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Enclosure South of Brustop Wood

Enclosure

Nearest Town:Penrith (8km SSW)
OS Ref (GB):   NY566372 / Sheet: 90
Latitude:54° 43' 39.7" N
Longitude:   2° 40' 26.3" W

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NY 5665 3724
"The east half of the ditch circuit of a small sub-rectangular enclosure is revealed as a crop mark; it surrounds a single earth-fast stone. Only one other similar stone occurs in the immediate neighbourhood, just to the north east in the cleared wood, and there may be parallel here with other enclosed stones such as the Menhir de Guerande in France.

Source - "new evidence of ritual monuments at Long Meg and her Daughters, Cumbria".
by Grahame Soffe & Tom Clare
Antiquity 62
1988
fitzcoraldo Posted by fitzcoraldo
17th May 2004ce