Descriptive Gazetteer Entry for MEWSTONE

MEWSTONE, a shaggy sandstone sea-rock off the SW coast of Devon; near Wembury Point, 2½ miles SE of Plymouth breakwater. It forms a terminal feature in the scenery of the E side of Plymouth sound.


(John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72))

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Feature Description: "a shaggy sandstone sea-rock"   (ADL Feature Type: "natural rock formations")
Administrative units: Devon AncC

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