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Horncliffe Well, Hawksworth Moor, West Yorkshire

Healing Well:  OS Grid Reference – SE 1321 4332 Also Known as: Horncliff Well Getting Here From the famous Dick Hudson’s pub on the south side of Ilkley Moor, take the road right (east) for a half-mile until you reach … Continue reading

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Faweather, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 14263 41880 Also Known as: Carving no.48 (Hedges) Carving no.189 Boughey & Vickderman) Getting Here It is best approached from the track at the side of Weecher reservoir (site of the destroyed Weecher stone circle) … Continue reading

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Cassiopeia Stone, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 13771 40235 Also Known as: Carving no.28 (Hedges) Carving no.156 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here If you wanna find this carving, you’ll find it near several others on the Low Plain, 40 yards … Continue reading

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Esholt Lane Carving, Esholt, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 174 398 Also Known as: Carving no.10 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Seemingly not visible anymore, but directions given by a Miss N. Hutchinson in the early 1960s worked for me and Dave … Continue reading

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Hope Farm, Baildon, West Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone (lost):  OS Grid Reference – SE 142 396 Archaeology & History Listed in Boughey & Vickerman’s (2003) survey as ‘stone 186,’ I first came across a reference to this carving when I was young, in a short article … Continue reading

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Windy Hill Circle, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SE 138 403 Archaeology & History The early northern antiquarian, J.N.M. Colls (1846), described visiting a ‘druidical circle’ of stones due east of the Dobrudden prehistoric graveyard, but it seems to have been … Continue reading

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Hawk Stone, Shipley, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 1792 4099 Getting Here Take the road from Shipley to Guiseley, the A6038, past the turn-off to Esholt, until you get to the top of what’s locally known as Hollins Hill.  There’s a … Continue reading

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Dobrudden Necropolis, Baildon Moor, West Yorkshire

Cairns:  OS Grid Reference – SE 138 402 Getting Here Easy one this!  Go up thru Baildon, on towards Baildon Moor over the cattle-grid.  Take your first left and go up for several hundred yards past the reservoir until you … Continue reading

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