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Extwistle Moor

Stone Circle

<b>Extwistle Moor</b>Posted by treehugger-ukImage © treehugger-uk
Nearest Town:Colne (6km NNW)
OS Ref (GB):   SD902342 / Sheet: 103
Latitude:53° 48' 13.31" N
Longitude:   2° 8' 55.75" W

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Not much now remains at all of Exwistle moor stone circle it looks to have been similliar to Hellclough the banks remain with a few sones still intact. All of the middle of the mound has been dug out treehugger-uk Posted by treehugger-uk
10th August 2005ce

I found a cluster of very large stones in an irregular pattern between the path and the southerly wall. I will go back when there is less fog around. By the way the land has been tended, I would not trust that any of the piles of large weathered were not it, or indeed those of Ell Clough.
Dave 20th January 2004
daveyravey Posted by daveyravey
20th January 2004ce
Edited 20th January 2004ce