MSO11544 - Possible prehistoric standing stones on Porlock Allotment (Monument)
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Two stones, both recumbent, to the northeast of the stone circle (MSO7898) and possibly connected with it.  There is one stone on the margin of the cairn (MSO7926), 1.2 feet high, 1.7 feet long and 0.6 feet wide.  Recumbent stones could not be identified in 1990. The upright stone is probably part of the cairn structure. 
- <1> SMO5308 Verbal communication: Various. Various. Oral Information. R McDonnell, CRAAGS, 31 October 1975.
- <2> SSO1204 Article in serial: Gray, H.St.G. 1928. The Porlock stone circle, Exmoor. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeology and Natural History Society. 74. 75.
- <3> SSO1175 Article in serial: Fowler, MJ. 1988. The Standing Stones of Exmoor. Proceedings of the Somerset Archaeological and Natural History Society. 132. 1-13 (Porlock 10).
- <4> SSO1877 Monograph: RCHME . 1992. Lithic Monuments within the Exmoor National Park. SS 84 SW132, 62.
- <5> SSO1856 Map: RCHME. 1989. 1:500.
|Grid reference||SS 8453 4469 (point) Estimated from sources|
|Civil Parish||PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET|
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- National Park: Exmoor National Park
- Site of Special Scientific Interest
- Somerset SMR PRN: 33939
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