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Name Tarr Steps, Devon, England
Owner Exmoor National Park Authority
Where Exmoor, England
Latitude N 51 04' 38"
Longitude W 03 37' 04"
Why Ancient crossing of stream
Overall type Clapper bridge
Length 155 m.
Spans 17 stone slabs about 1.5 m. wide laid on stone piers up to about 4.5 m. wide.
Materials Stone
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Pictures by David Blockley, UK - September 2008