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placename:- Thunder Stone
locality:- High Buildings
parish Shap parish, once in Westmorland
county:- Cumbria
standing stone; stone; alignment
coordinates:- NY55141575
10Km square:- NY51

1Km square NY5515

photograph

Thunder Stone -- High Buildings -- Shap -- Cumbria / -- 22.7.2005

old map:- OS County Series (Wmd 14 9)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
Thunder Stone

placename:- Thunder Stone
stone
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

hearsay A standing stone that used to be part of an alignment of pairs of stones, an avenue called Karl Lofts. The alignment was dispersed by railway building.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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