Fur Tor
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Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Grimspound and Jem
N 50° 37.802 W 003° 59.919
30U E 429370 N 5609160
Quick Description: A tor on Northern Dartmoor
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 1/20/2007 2:02:43 AM
Waymark Code: WM159G
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 270

Long Description:
Fur tor is a spectacular Granite tor located on Northern Dartmoor. Fur tor was originally called Vur Tor and is also known, especially to local walkers as the Queen of the moor. On a clear day there are fantastic views to the West and North. On the very top of the tor there are Rock Basins - formed by erosion.

Be aware that Fur tor sits within the Okehampton live firing range.

Also find the cave on the West side at ground level and locate the Fur Tor official Dartmoor Letterbox
Ordnance Survey map reference (10 figure) if within DNP – If outside the Park, add N/A: Not listed

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Sir Lose-a-lot visited Fur Tor 8/27/2010 Sir Lose-a-lot visited it