Ger Tor

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22 (1%) of Registered Dartefacters have visited this item. They are: Martin Taylor, Dave Hamnett, Anne17, Neil Handley, WiLiGo, Fr66, Beth Robotham, Amanda Ellis, Sheron, Peter Caton, Evie and Me, WaternMan, SteveGrigg, H.Smyly, Max Piper, The_greenman, paul glanville, goldfishrock, Drinneevar, bobfitzy62, haavl, Clanger

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Ger Tor, Sentinel of the Cleave, has two possible name origins: ‘Ger’ may derive from ‘Gert’ which would describe Tavy Cleave appropriately as a huge, natural gert. The second possibility is that ‘Ger’ has its etymology with ‘Great’, making it the ‘Great Tor’ which is a title it certainly assumes from many angles, bulging above the river.

Acknowledgement: This stunning Featured Image was kindly supplied by Glavind Strachan Photography.

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