SX2571 : Stone Circle

taken 14 years ago, near to Minions, Cornwall, Great Britain

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Stone Circle
Stone Circle
The well preserved "Hurlers" stone circles are very close to the Cheesewring, and the largest is over 40 metres in diameter. The circles date from sometime between 2,500 BC and 1,600 BC during the Bronze age. Some think the Hurlers are sited on old "Ley Lines" which cross the landscape, lining up with other ancient sites e.g. Stonehenge.
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Date Taken
August 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 25 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 2581 7139 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:30.9788N 4:27.5032W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 2599 7140
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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