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placename:- Broomrigg Stone Circles
locality:- Broomrigg Plantation
parish Ainstable parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
stone circle
coordinates:- NY548467
coordinates:- NY548466
coordinates:- NY548465
coordinates:- NY550466
10Km square:- NY54

1Km square NY5446

1Km square NY5446

1Km square NY5446

1Km square NY5546

To protect them from forestry operations (presumably) there are red markers.
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Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008 -- The stone near the forest ride which helps find the circles.
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Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008 -- The stone near the forest ride which helps find the circles.

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008
tiny photograph, 
button to large Broomrigg Stone Circles -- Broomrigg Plantation -- Ainstable -- Cumbria / -- 30.5.2008

hearsay Four circles hidden in a conifer plantation.
Broomrigg A - elongated circle, major length about 50m, 3 visible stones now, possible avenue to NW.
Broomrigg B - 4 of 7 stones are left, circle 3.4m diameter.
Broomrigg C - originally 14 stones, diameter about 15.6m.
Broomrigg D - ring of stones 5.5x4.5m
Waterhouse, John: 1985: Stone Circles of Cumbria: Phillimore and Co (Chichester, Sussex):: ISBN 0 85033 566 3
Fletcher, W: 1957:: TWCAAS: vol.57: pp.1-
Cherry, J: 1967:: TWCAAS: vol.67: pp.1-
Burl, H A W: 1976: Stone Circles of the British Isles: Yale University Press (United States)

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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