Ashbury Tor 309m [Other]

50.72965, -3.977817 [UK]

Worldwide: 458th= [all time] 251st= [last year] N/A [last month]
Country: 458th= [all time] 251st= [last year] N/A [last month]

Dartmoor Tor or Rock

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Best described by William Crossing; ".. Ashbury Tor, beautifully draped with climbing plants, and half hidden amid heather. The spot is altogether very charming, and the visitor should by no means omit to include it in his rambles." Whereas gorse has overtaken the heather, this non-granite tor, overlooking the East Okement River and Moor Brook, is beautiful, best viewed within the tree line.

Reference: William Crossing's Guide to Dartmoor. P.222


Last Bagged on 19th Mar 2018 1:15pm by MoorlandWalker

First Bagged on 16th Apr 2014 2:18pm by MoorlandWalker

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