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Iron Age Fort

It depends how interested you are in history: mainly you'll see a circular rampart of stones and... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
Bruce R
Sudbury, United Kingdom
Beautiful views

The monument is a good walk from the small car park. The footpath is fairly even and the area is... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Woking, United Kingdom
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Feb 4, 2019
“Iron Age Fort”
Sep 25, 2018
“Beautiful views ”
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed February 4, 2019

It depends how interested you are in history: mainly you'll see a circular rampart of stones and turf. However, if you are interested in the period, or just like wild places, it's an important sit of its type. Also has further history attached....Civil War, murder,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The monument is a good walk from the small car park. The footpath is fairly even and the area is very peaceful. The views are amazing from the top with a 360° vista. There is a plaque that explains what you can see and allows...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank roycooper1
Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Historically significant. Plaque explains full history. Allegedly, spookiest place in Cornwall? Graduated mound with great 360 views. No actual ruins or such like here. Approx half dozen free parking spaces. Approach is very uneven and rocky, not for low sports cars! No facilities. Sheep lose...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank maggie P
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a gentle walk, fresh air and a great view. Dogs on a lead due to sheep. Great even in the mist and will some light drizzle!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank tommyt921
Reviewed April 30, 2017 via mobile

Such a tranquil place to go. Beautiful views over the area and a great place to walk the dog. Am a regular visitor

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Anna C
Reviewed September 26, 2016

The hillfort is surrounded by three ramparts and ditches, one of which is of a noticeably slighter construction and indicates either an earlier phase of occupation, or the remodelling of the ramparts. There are two Bronze Age barrows, now in a rather poor condition, in...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank RoyL65
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