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Rippon Tor, Devon

Historical Description

Rippon Tor, an eminence in the E of Dartmoor, Devonshire, near Hey Tor, 6½ miles S of Moreton Hampstead. It has an altitude of 1549 feet, is traversed by traces of a track way, has on its crest at a quarter of a mile from the summit a quondam large logan-stone now in a fixed condition, and commands a view of the romantic vale of Widdecombe-in-the Moor.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England & Wales, 1894-5


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