SX5586 : Great Links Tor

taken 3 years ago, near to Shortacombe, Devon, Great Britain

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Great Links Tor
Great Links Tor
Great Links Tor is a prominent tor on the north-western flank of Dartmoor, Devon, England. It is visible for a considerable distance on the approach to the moor from the west. It one of the highest points on Dartmoor, standing 1,924 feet (586 m) above sea level and is dominated by a monolithic outcropping of granite some 40 feet (12 m) high. There is an OS Triangulation point on a block to the west of the main outcrop, which is where most who visit the tor will climb to. The highest outcrop in inaccessible without a climb, the easiest route being up the eastern chimney (grade D).
Name: Great Links Tor
Hill number: 3649
Height: 589m / 1932ft
Parent (Ma/M): 2877 High Willhays
Area: 40: Cornwall & Devon
Class: HuMP, Dewey
Grid ref: SX 55083 86767
Summit feature: rock tor by trig point
Drop: 112m
Col: 477m SX578857
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Date Taken
Saturday, 23 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Friday, 29 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Uplands  Paths  Air, Sky, Weather  Rocks, Scree, Cliffs 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5508 8675 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:39.7404N 4:3.1094W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 5507 8672
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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Great Links Tor  HuMP  P112  Trig Point  Dewey 

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