SU1070 : The Diamond Stone

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

The Diamond Stone
The Diamond Stone
The northern-most stone of the north-west quadrant at Avebury. Named the Diamond Stone (on account of its shape) or the Swindon Stone (on account of the adjacent A4361 road to Swindon). It is a 60 ton sarsen megalith, one of the largest of the standing stones within the henge.
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 December, 2008   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 30 December, 2008
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 10166 70112 [1m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.7954N 1:51.3096W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 10169 70105
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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