HY3112 : Maeshowe, Neolithic Orkney. (The Inside)

taken 14 years ago, near to Sultigeo, Orkney Islands, Great Britain

Maeshowe, Neolithic Orkney. (The Inside)
Maeshowe, Neolithic Orkney. (The Inside)
The corbelled chamber is quite small in comparison to the moundís external dimensions. This is because further chambers radiate from the inside and which are quite long. Some of the stone slabs used in this construction weigh up to forty tonnes.
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Date Taken
Friday, 11 July, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 19 July, 2008
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Ancient mound   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HY 318 128 [100m precision]
WGS84: 58:59.8109N 3:11.3222W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HY 318 128
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