Hurston Castle Tor 39m [Other]
50.6352, -3.86298 [UK]
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Dartmoor Tor or Rock
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Added via Moorland Walker.
Briefly mentioned as a "ridge of rock" by William Crossing, but more attention paid to it by Eric Hemery; "a weathered rock-ridge lies on the side of Royal like a massive cyclopean wall, its line contouring eastward above the right bank, where it swells into a small and beautiful tor known as Hurston Castle (approx 1050 feet)."
Reference: William Crossings' Guide to Dartmoor p.248 and Eric Hemerys' High Dartmoor p.708.
Last Bagged on 2nd Dec 2018 12:49pm by backpackartist
First Bagged on 29th May 2017 1:00pm by PaulBuck
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