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Men-an-tol & Ding Dong Mine from Bosullow
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Photo from the walk - Men-an-tol & Ding Dong Mine from Bosullow

Region - Cornwall AONB

County/Area - Cornwall

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 3.0 miles / 4.9 km

Ascent - 360 feet / 109 metres

Grade - easy

This walk in West Cornwall includes the neolithic monument of Men-an-tol and the remains of Ding Dong Mine. Starting from Bosullow, the route captures the spirit and scenery of Penwith. 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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