SU0869 : Adam and Eve - the Beckhampton Longstones

taken 10 years ago, near to Beckhampton, Wiltshire, Great Britain

Adam and Eve - the Beckhampton Longstones
Adam and Eve - the Beckhampton Longstones
This pair of sarsen stones are collectively known as the Beckhampton Longstones. Eve (on the left) is the only remaining stone in the Beckhampton Avenue. Adam (on the right in the foreground) is the only remaining stone in the Beckhampton Cove. Both are part of the neolithic monument centred on Avebury henge. The houses in the distance (to the right of the Adam stone) are at Avebury Truslow.
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 December, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 30 December, 2008
Category
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0890 6931 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.3640N 1:52.4034W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 0888 6930
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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