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Mount Cross, Cornholme, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Cross:  OS Grid Reference – SD 91460 27280 Also Known as: Idol Cross Getting Here The site can be approached by going up the almost hidden long steep winding lane off the A646 in Cornholme; but if you don’t know … Continue reading

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Thieveley, Holme Chapel, Lancashire

Tumulus (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SD 873 277 Archaeology & History A prehistoric cairn or tumulus could once be found close to the grid-reference cited here, but all trace of it has long since been destroyed.  The site was … Continue reading

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Tooter Hill, Bacup, Lancashire

Settlement:  OS Grid Reference – SD 888 237 Also Known as: Tooter Hill Settlement Getting There: From Bacup town centre, take the A681 Sharneyford road for about 1½ miles towards Todmorden.  At Sharneyford village take the footpath south for about … Continue reading

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Stones Farm, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Standing Stones:  OS Grid Reference – SD 92520 23593 and SD 92256 23800 Getting Here If you wanna drive here, be prepared for a long uphill winding haul, with poor turning and parking spots.  But from the central roundabout in … Continue reading

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Great Bride Stones, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Sacred Rocks:  OS Grid Reference – SD 93329 26737 Getting Here Follow the same directions to find the Blackheath Circle, but instead of turning onto the golf course, keep going up the steep road until you reach the T-junction at … Continue reading

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Blackheath Circle, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Ring Cairn:  OS Grid Reference – SD 9433 2543 Also Known as: Frying Pan Circle Roman Barrow Getting Here From Todmorden, take the road to Hebden Bridge (A646) less than half-mile outta town and just as road goes uphill, watch … Continue reading

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Holy Well, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid Reference – SD 9343 2440 Getting Here Now I aint been here for a few years, but it’s hopefully still where I last left it!  You need to get into the trees behind the Christ’s Church … Continue reading

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Bent Head, Todmorden, West Yorkshire

Cup-Marked Stone:  OS Grid Reference — SD 96017 25862 Also Known as: Upper Eastwood Carving Getting Here From Todmorden go east on the A646 for less than a mile and take the Cross Stone road on your left.  Keep going … Continue reading

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