Hawk's Tor

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Coordinates: 50°33′00″N 4°37′30″W / 50.5501°N 4.6249°W / 50.5501; -4.6249

Hawk's Tor

Hawk's Tor is a hill and tor on Bodmin Moor in Cornwall, England, UK. Its summit is 307 metres (1,007 ft) above sea level.[1]

The tor, which is in the civil parish of Blisland, is located 7 miles (11 km) north east of the town of Bodmin.[1] The slopes of the tor contain Hawkstor Downs, the Stripple stones, a stone circle and Hawkstor Pit, which is a Site of Special Scientific Interest noted for its biological interest.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Ordnance Survey: Landranger map sheet 200 Newquay & Bodmin ISBN 978-0-319-22938-5
  2. ^ "Hawkstor Pit" (PDF). Natural England. 1993. Retrieved 1 November 2011.