Cosdon Hill

Also known as:South Tawton Common
Area:Dartmoor
County:Devon
Country:England
Classification:Dodd and Dewey
(also Tump)
Height:550m
Maps:OL28(N) Explorer or 191 Landranger
Grid Ref:SX636915         Hills nearby: 5km 10km 20km
Summit:rock: highest point of ancient cairn 10m N of trig point
Notes:enormous ancient cairn appears to cover natural summit. Both trig point (SX 63619 91498) and large modern cairn (SX 63663607 91501) sit on the ancient cairn
Daylight:dawn 04:25, sunrise 05:10, sunset 21:30, dusk 22:15



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If you need accommodation we have details of 22 properties offering rooms near Cosdon Hill. Here are some examples:

4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£386-2126 per week
4.2km (2.6 miles) away, sleeps 6
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£326-1620 per week
2.3km (1.4 miles) away, sleeps 4
4 Sykes Cottages Assessed Cottage
£309-1601 per week
2.5km (1.6 miles) away, sleeps 5

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