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Large irregular stone circle and a round cairn on Dean Moor

A Scheduled Monument in Distington, Cumbria

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 54.5872 / 54°35'13"N

Longitude: -3.4872 / 3°29'13"W

OS Eastings: 303992.046623

OS Northings: 522346.173644

OS Grid: NY039223

Mapcode National: GBR 4H2D.VD

Mapcode Global: WH5YX.DYPS

Entry Name: Large irregular stone circle and a round cairn on Dean Moor

Scheduled Date: 26 August 1924

Last Amended: 1 July 1996

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1014588

English Heritage Legacy ID: 27707

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Distington

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Distington Holy Spirit

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