NT6265 : Nine Stones Circle

taken 12 years ago, near to Nine Stones (stone Circle) [antiquity (non-Roman)], East Lothian, Great Britain

Nine Stones Circle
Nine Stones Circle
A Bronze Age stone circle of eight or nine stones on the SE-facing slope of Nine Stone Rig, above Kingside Burn. The circle originally contained large upright boulders set in a circle about 22 ft in diameter. Presumably the purpose of the circle was ritual. It is also believed that some treasure is hidden beneath these stones and various attempts, all unsuccessful, have been made to find it.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 31 December, 2006   (more nearby)
Monday, 1 January, 2007
Stone circle   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 625 655 [100m precision]
WGS84: 55:52.8712N 2:36.0021W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NT 625 655
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