Silbury Hill, UK. Silbury Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, is the largest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BCE and stands 130 feet high, but its purpose is unknown. Despite centuries of study and excavation, it remains one of the most enigmatic of British prehistoric sites.

Silbury Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, is the largest prehistoric mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BCE and stands 130 feet high. Despite centuries of study and excavation, it remains one of the most enigmatic of British prehistoric sites.

Wain Stones (or 'Kissing Stones') near Pennine Way at Bleaklow Head, the Peak District, England

Wain Stones ( 'Kissing Stones') - The Peak District National Park (Derbyshire, Inglaterra)

alignements-de-Kermario - The Carnac stones are an exceptionally dense collection of megalithic sites around the French village of Carnac, in Brittany, consisting of alignments, dolmens, tumuli and single menhirs.

alignements-de-Kermario - The Carnac stones are an exceptionally dense collection of megalithic sites around the French village of Carnac, in Brittany, consisting of alignments, dolmens, tumuli and single menhirs.

Cairn de Gavrinis - 3500 BC

Gavrinis (Breton: Gavriniz) is a small island, situated in the Gulf of Morbihan in Brittany, France. It contains the Gavrinis tomb, a megalithic monument notable for its abundance of megalithic art in the European Neolithic.

randomeclectica: “ Sheep and Standing Stone, Avenbury, England Photographer: Barry Andersen ”

Interior of the Neolithic tomb at Newgrange, Co. Meath, Ireland, c. 1895

Image taken from page 90 of 'The Dictionary of Dublin, being a comprehensive guide to the city and its neighbourhood . Illustrated by numerous photographs taken by the authors' As 'Stone heg -just larger. House or tomb.

Merlin’s Tomb is a neolithic megalith in Paimpont Forest near the city of Rennes in Brittany, France. The Bretons tell many legends of King Arthur and his great magician, Merlin. It is in this forest, at the fountain of Barenton, that Merlin first met and fell in love with the fairy Viviane, the Lady of the Lake. It is also stated that Merlin’s tomb can be found in the heart of the forest, hiding the ‘prison of air’ in which Viviane incarcerated him to prevent his return to Arthur’s court.

archaicwonder: “ The Tomb of Merlin, Paimpont Forest Paimpont Forest is sometimes said to be the Arthurian Brocéliande. As Brocéliande it had a reputation in the Medieval imagination as a place of.

Alignement des 3 menhirs de Kerfland - hauteur : 4,4 mètres, espacés de 4.5 m orientés NS. Brittany

Alignement des 3 menhirs de Kerfland - hauteur : 4,4 mètres, espacés de 4.5 m orientés NS. Brittany

Alignement des 3 menhirs de Kerfland - hauteur : 4,4 mètres, espacés de 4.5 m orientés NS. Brittany

Alignement des 3 menhirs de Kerfland - hauteur : 4,4 mètres, espacés de 4.5 m orientés NS. Brittany

Mother and Daughter at the ancient site of Newgrange, in County Meath c. 1910

Mother and Daughter at the ancient site of Newgrange, in County Meath c. 1910 My cousin went there! I thought that rock looked familiar-its new grange!

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