Stalldown Row (365, U10, pg354)

Please login here to view this item's SX National Grid Reference Number.

43 (2%) of Registered Dartefacters have visited this item. They are: Dave Hamnett, rachfarley, Neil Armstrong, Bob Davy, Baron Baskerville, paul glanville, Hadrian, JennyNatureWriter, dartefact, Pat, Clanger, Torbagga, Dartmoor Paul, Cvlucas, ejt211, Fidget, Kbworth, Celia Tanner, DartmoorFromAnAutisticPerspective, ChrisHaigh1206, CocosCrew, Richard Blight, pk, Joy Topping, noisemonkey, tiamaria, Peter Brooks, Karin B, Max Piper, Drinneevar, Fr66, SteveGrigg, bobfitzy62, LaurenceVinnels, Paulmilsom, The_greenman, Ollismark, Sheron, Beth Robotham, Amanda Ellis, BevDickinson, Peter Caton, Neil Handley

Notes: Dave Parks on his brilliant ‘Prehistoric Dartmoor Walks‘ website has written an in-depth article that explores the Row and its surrounding features.

The northernmost stones of the magnificent Stalldown Row are so high that they resemble menhirs, each a fine specimen in its own right. Collectively the stone row is also known as the Cornwood Maidens, standing above the surrounding ground when viewed from the north. They really are a spectacle.

Richard Hansford Worth (1953) observes that “they have the appearance of a line of mounted men advancing toward the observer. Size and position both contribute to their effect.

Summer Solstice 2022

Map may take a few seconds

Nearby Dartefacts and Squares: 201

Less than 1 km

1 km

2 km