SX5965 : Hen Tor - Dartmoor

4 km from Sheepstor, Devon, Great Britain

Hen Tor - Dartmoor
Hen Tor - Dartmoor
Lots of clitter around this tor. Hen Tor is said to derive from a specially shaped rock that is supposed to resemble a hen. More likely, it comes from a corruption of Hinter or Inter which means the middle tor along the hillside and certainly the tor is rather isolated along the hillside.
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Saturday, 28 February, 2004   (more nearby)
Saturday, 11 February, 2006
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OSGB36: geotagged! SX 59 65 [1000m precision]
WGS84: 50:28.3464N 3:58.8778W
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