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Trefignath Burial Chamber

(Just Off) A55 North Wales Expressway, Trearddur, Anglesey, Wales - LL65 2TR
Trefignath Burial Chamber is a Neolithic chambered tomb constructed in three separate phases, between 3750-2250 B.C.   Radiocarbon dating suggests that artefacts found at the site, including pottery shards and flints, date to around 3100 BC.…

Rollright Stones

Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom, OX7…
On ancient ground at the border of Oxfordshire and Warwickshire, the Rollright Stones are a combination of three different megalithic…

Combestone Tor

Venford Reservoir Rd, Hexworthy, Devon, England, UK, PL20 6SE
Combestone Tor is popular with many a visitor to Dartmoor National Park, being an excellent geological site that offers gorgeous views over the surrounding valleys. It also helps that the tor (old Celtic for a…

Chun Quoit

Trehyllys Farm Path, Newbridge, Penzance, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, TR20 8NR
Situated on moorland near to Pendeen and Morvah in Cornwall, Chun Quoit is one of the best preserved examples of what is believed to be an ancient burial site dating back nearly 2,500 years.  It…

Castlerigg Stone Circle

Eleventrees Road, Keswick, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom, CA12 4RN
Castlerigg stone circle is located near the town of Keswick and is considered to be one of the best megalithic monuments in Northern England.  At the centre of a natural amphitheatre is offers magnificent views…

Cashtal yn Ard

Corna, Glen mona Road, Cornaa, Isle of Man, United Kingdom, IM7 1EX
Cashtal yn Ard is a excellent example of a Neolithic Horned barrow (long barrow) and possible the largest in Britain. The original cairn was approximately 120 feet long and 45 feet wide. Although the outer…

Cairnpapple Burial Chamber

(Bathgate Road), Torphichen, West Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, EH48 4NW
The Cairnpapple Burial Mound and Chamber is located near the summit of Cairnpapple Hill and is one of the most fascinating neolithic sites in the UK.  The original cairn is believed to date back to…

Camster Grey Cairns

C1029, Lower Camster (Nr wick), Caithness, Scotland, United Kingdom, KW3 6BD
The Camster Grey Cairns are two of the finestt examples of Neolithic chambered cairns in Britain. Dating back to around 3500BC archaeological evidence suggests that they were in continuous used for an extend period. They…

Capel Garmon Burial Chamber

Rhydlanfair Road, Capel Garmon, Denbighshire, Wales, United Kingdom, LL26 0RR
The Capel Garmon Neolithic Burial Chamber is located three quarters of a mile south of the village and approximately 200 yards (182metres) south of Ty'n y Coed farm. The megalithic monument dates back to between…

Arbor Low

Long Rake Road, Monyash, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, DE45 1JS
Arbor Low is a Neolithic stone circle located in the Peak District of Derbyshire. The site is privately owned but managed by English Heritage. It comprises around fifty limestone megaliths which were excavated from a…
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