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 MoorlandWalker

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Beacons: 22 | Distance: 9.7 km | Height Gain: 260 m

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backpackartist

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Backpacker and Outdoors Blogger at http://backpackartist.com. Abstract landscape artist at http://matthewkingarts.com. Usually spotted lurking around the Lakes, Wales, Dartmoor the South East, and on the TGO Challenge.

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