Fernworthy stone circle

Record Number: 29
Fernworthy stone circle is 64 and a half feet in diameter. It consists of 26 standing stones, with gaps where four stones are missing. It is part of a group of antiquities, now located in a clearing within the Fernworthy plantation. This photograph was taken on 04/09/1935 - before the present trees had been planted, although at the back of the photgograph you can start to see the effect of tree planting.

Tags

Stone circle
prehistoric enclosure
prehistoric
prehistory
fernworthy
stone
moorland
landscape
archaeology
froggymead
froggymeade

Detail

Taylor
Image - Glass Plate
1935
Fernworthy

Devon HER Results

ID Name Type
MDV14886 Western Stone Row to south of Fernworthy Stone Circle STONE ALIGNMENT
MDV6556 Eastern Stone row to south of Fernworthy Stone Circle STONE ALIGNMENT
MDV6562 Stone Row to north of Fernworthy Stone Circle STONE ALIGNMENT
MDV6560 Cairn to east of Fernworthy stone circle CAIRN
MDV6719 Cairn to south of Fernworthy Stone Circle CAIRN, CIST