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boning moor. cheesewring and the hurlers

this is a beautiful part of bodmin moor with plenty of paths to walk on. the cheesewring stones are... read more

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Kate P
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Historic Cornwall pt 2

The Hurlers Stone Circle, along with the 'Cheesering' is one of the great historic areas of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Micklah
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Said to have been hurled by an angry God in response to violation of His Sabbath day, these three large stone circles are built close together and vary in size from 105 feet to 135 feet across.
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Liskeard PL14 5LE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

this is a beautiful part of bodmin moor with plenty of paths to walk on. the cheesewring stones are protected and the Hurlers are standing stones, the local story is that 2 teams were playing a game of hurling on a Sunday but there was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hurlers Stone Circle, along with the 'Cheesering' is one of the great historic areas of Cornwall, situated well inside the bleak Bodmin Moor. It's some distance from a main road, so be prepared to do a lot of walking.

Thank Micklah
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I drove into the car park for the Hurlers at Minions which was interesting, like a mini stone henge but missed these because I did not park opposite the shop. Apparently you have to park there, then walk a short distance to see the cheese...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

It is a short walk from the car park to the stone circles. It can be a bit marshy so appropriate footwear is recommended. The stones are not huge but interesting to see the formations.

Thank Rob G
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

There is a small car park close to The Hurlers. Dogs are allowed on leads, as sheep & cattle graze on open land. Good footwear is needed, and a fine day would be better to visit as it can be quite wild & windswept here....More

Thank BigFatBudgie
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Really love this area of Bodmin Moor as it feels different in all weathers. We walk here often. Such a lot of history to soak up, Engine house museum to visit. Mine shafts, chimneys, railway tracks, remains of ancient villages, sheep and ponies wander around....More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

One of those places to tick off your 'I've been there' list, especially if you're into archaeological sites. It's definitely a place to visit when it's dry underfoot - otherwise you could get very muddy. Stunning views though.

1  Thank Brenda W
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We waited to go here when the sun was shining following advice from other reviewers. It was worth it. It’s fascinating. The walk over to cheesewring was a nice walk with stunning views. Took us an hour to walk there, explore the cheesewring and walk...More

Thank mearsfamily
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

We walked from the Cheesewring pub. I didn’t find the stone circles that impressive. They are difficult to see from ground level, and we didn’t even know where they were from the information board as they are hidden. They look better from above in the...More

1  Thank HellyWelly93
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Reviewed 30 January 2018

The Hurlers is a circle of standing stones that represents people that played a game when they should not have. They were then petrified. It does not sound exciting and it is not Stonehenge to look at but it gives a glimpse into history. If...More

1  Thank geoffhanns
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