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Fancarl Top, Appletreewick, North Yorkshire

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – SE 06432 63048 Also Known as: Appletreewick Stone Circle Getting Here Along the B6265 road between Grassington and Pateley bridge, heading east, past the hamlet of Hebden, a mile or so on where the road … Continue reading

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Hammond Close Stone, Threshfield, North Yorkshire

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SD 95161 65209 Getting Here From Threshfield, go up Skirethorns Lane for about 1/2 mile, where the lane takes a sharp right. Continue uphill for nearly 2 miles to a metal gate. Go through … Continue reading

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Nussey Green (404), Appletreewick, North Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0739 6254 Getting Here Park at Stump Cross Caverns on the B6265 road, then walk down the road for 200 yards till you reach the track on your left running over the fields … Continue reading

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Burhill Kiln Allotment (415), Appletreewick, North Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 07792 61829 Also Known as: Carving no.415 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here Probably the easiest way is to park up at Stump Cross Caverns on the B6265 road, then walk down the road … Continue reading

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Burnett’s Ridge (421), Appletreewick, North Yorkshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 08103 61500 Also Known as: Carving no.421 (Boughey & Vickerman) Getting Here One way is to go east through Appletreewick village up to and through Skyreholme (making sure you bear right at the … Continue reading

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Yarnbury Henge, Grassington, North Yorkshire

Henge:  OS Grid Reference – SE 01405 65413 Getting Here In Grassington, go up the main street and keep going uphill, out of town.  You’re on Moor Road now and it keeps going northeast for about a mile, where the … Continue reading

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High Close Pasture, Grassington, North Yorkshire

Settlement:   OS Grid Reference – SE 003 652 Also known as: The Circus Druid’s Altar Druid’s Circle Getting Here Easy enough to locate.  In Grassington go up the main street a coupla hundred yards, turning left up past the small … Continue reading

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Hammond Close, Threshfield, North Yorkshire

Settlement / Enclosure:  OS Grid Reference – SD 9517 6488 Getting Here Follow the same directions to reach the Bordley ‘circle’ (it’s actually a much denuded burial site).  Look up the hill (south) at the limestone escarpments above you, walk … Continue reading

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Dumpit Hill Enclosure, Hebden, North Yorkshire

Enclosure / Settlement:  OS Grid Reference – SE 02884 64062 —  NEW FIND Getting Here Follow the same directions to get to the Dumpit Hill A stone circle; but instead when you get to the point where you need to … Continue reading

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Dumpit Hill B, Hebden, Grassington, North Yorkshire

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – SE 0307 6406 Getting Here Follow the directions to reach the Dumpit Hill A circle.  From here walk about 100 yards ENE till you see an arc of small upright stones.  If the heather’s … Continue reading

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