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Murder Stone

Standing Stone / Menhir

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The Murder Stone: a standing stone 150m north west of Cornfield Farm.

"...stone erected on a ridge above the brook at Handley Fold. The stone is a triangular natural slab of local gritstone. It is earthfast and stands on the crest of the ridge affording good visibility in all directions except the north east where the view is obscured by higher ground. The stone measures 1.22m at its widest point and 0.44m deep. It stands 1.14m high.

NMR(1995).
stubob Posted by stubob
27th October 2006ce
Edited 27th October 2006ce

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