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King Doniert's Stone

St Cleer | Just outside the village, St Cleer PL14 6EG, England
+44 370 333 1181
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Fun photo shoot opportunity

We where driving past and the stopped for a look. Breath taking scenery and interesting history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Charl0tteC42
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Hambledon, United Kingdom
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Well preserved remains of a Celtic cross.

Sitting in a purpose built enclosure is this 9th century Celtic cross, with an inscription... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Steve W
,
Karratha, Australia
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St Cleer | Just outside the village, St Cleer PL14 6EG, England
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+44 370 333 1181
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We where driving past and the stopped for a look. Breath taking scenery and interesting history. Lovely find and worth pulling over.

Thank Charl0tteC42
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Reviewed 28 June 2017

Sitting in a purpose built enclosure is this 9th century Celtic cross, with an inscription commemorating Dungarth, King of Dumnonia, reputed to be the only cross able to verify the bearers name with historic records. Managed by the Cornwall Heritage Trust and listed on the...More

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Firstly, please don't expect a huge monument when visiting. You'll see from the photos that the site is just a couple of stone pillars in a plot of land the size of a typical back garden. That said it is worth a visit if you...More

Thank MiDiFr
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

Small but worthwhile site by the side of the road on the B3254, it even has a parking bay, and yet again free! Walled area with the stones inside, at the time we visited they were surrounded by daffodils and looked really lovely. An information...More

Thank Thecatsmum4
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Small area next to the road to pull over and the stones are within a walled enclosure. There's information regarding them to read and there's great views over the wall. Because it's more or less a civilised and well kept area there's not much atmosphere...More

Thank Grant N
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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This stone is just off the road with a parking bay next to it. There is no charge. It is well worth stopping to look at read a bit about what it denotes.

Thank KevinBettles
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Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Well kept, breath taking views. Slightly difficult stone styles to navigate on walking route but other than that easy to locate. Nice slice of Cornish history

Thank tjchampion
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Worth stopping for 5 minutes if you're on the way to Minions for the famous road sign. Space for a couple of cars to park although be careful pulling out as visibility isn't great and the road is quite fast. The stones are located in...More

4  Thank Steve R
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Reviewed 25 June 2016

Located directly off the main road, this enclosed historical site holds King Doniert's Stone. Well worth a visit and photo stop! FREE

3  Thank KenmareLisa
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Reviewed 24 March 2016

An interesting example of a Dark Age memorial stone with carvings on the sides. I spent approx half an hour here you can see some great views of around you also get a nice view of the area from the monument, I thought it was...More

3  Thank Mitch W
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