SS6042 : Millstones

taken 11 years ago, near to East Down, Devon, Great Britain

Millstones
Millstones
It appears there was a mill at Bugford in past times. What is the significance of the circular and square holes at the centre of each stone? It would make sense for the circular one to be the "bedstone" and the square one to be the driven "runner stone".
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SS6042, 5 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 23 May, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 17 August, 2007
Category
Millstone   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 600 429 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:10.1331N 4:0.2140W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 600 429
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Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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