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A megalithic monument is a prehistoric construction involving one or several roughly hewn stone slabs of great size. These monuments are found in various parts of the world, but the best known and most numerous are concentrated in Western Europe, including Brittany, the British Isles, Iberia, S France, S Scandinavia, and N Germany.
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Megalithic MonumentsAnta da Vidigueira - Évora, Portugal

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A dolmen dated 4th - 3rd millennium AC

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Torgut

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 12/13/2013

last visited: 4/11/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsLe menhir des Sauzes - Aubière - Puy de Dôme

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This menhir is at a place called "Bridge Aubière" near the street Sauzes. /\ Ce menhir se trouve au lieu-dit " Pont d'Aubière " prés de la rue des Sauzes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JMRetSB

location: Auvergne, France

date approved: 11/17/2013

last visited: 7/23/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsDolmen de la Grotte aux Fées - Saint-Antoine-du-Rocher, France

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[FR] Construit il y a 4000 ans, il mesure près de 11 mètres et les douze pierres qui le composent pèsent environ 88 tonnes. [EN] Constructed 4000 years ago, it measures almost 11 meters long and its 12 rock slabs weigh about 88 tons.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Centre, France

date approved: 11/10/2013

last visited: 5/6/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsLe menhir des Prats - les Prats - Tarn

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The largest menhir in the region / Le plus grand menhir de la région

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member JMRetSB

location: Auvergne, France

date approved: 11/5/2013

last visited: 8/16/2010

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Megalithic MonumentsDolmen d'Hys - le Liège, France

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Eng/ The common le Liège in Indre et Loire, stands a Dolmen. Fra/ Sur la commune le Liège en Indre et Loire, se dresse un Dolmen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragon Ball

location: Centre, France

date approved: 9/25/2013

last visited: 11/28/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsLa Pierre Percée - Draché, France

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In Erables, in the municipality of Draché, one sees a menhir, known in the country under the name of Pierre Percee. The height of this Druidic monument is four meters. Its width is one meter fifty centimeters. In the center, there is an oval opening about 25 cm by 20 cm

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tooms et Jess

location: Centre, France

date approved: 9/23/2013

last visited: 3/28/2014

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Megalithic MonumentsGrace Dieu Priory Stone (Menhir) - Thringstone, Leicestershire

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This nearly 3' high squat stone lies in a field adjacent to and on the west side of the Grace Dieu Priory at Thringstone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/2/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsDolmen de la Sulette, St Hilaire La Foret, France

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Entre St Hilaire la foret et Avrille / Along the road

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member lulu_et_compagnie

location: Pays de la Loire, France

date approved: 7/11/2013

last visited: 7/7/2013

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Megalithic MonumentsHunebed D16 - Balloo, The Netherlands.

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A dolmen at 1 km NW of Balloo near Assen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member team Hebbes

location: Drenthe, Netherlands

date approved: 5/19/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsFynske storstensgrave - Mårhøj

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Jættestuen Mårhøj ved Martofte på Hindsholm, Nordøstfyn. Fyns største jættestue og en af øens mest imponerende fortidsminder fra bondestenalderen for cirka 5000 år siden.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 5/13/2013

last visited: 10/19/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsAnta de Cunha Baixa - Mangualde, Portugal

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[PT]A Anta de Cunha Baixa é um monumento megalítico, situado em Cunha Baixa, concelho de Mangualde. [EN]The Dolmen of Cunha Baixa is a dolmen in the civil parish of Cunha Baixa, in the municipality of Mangualde.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member razalas

location: Viseu, Portugal

date approved: 4/14/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsDolmen of the Four Maols, Balina, co. Mayo, Ireland

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The megalithic tomb on a small hill overlooking the town of Ballina.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1

location: Connacht, Ireland

date approved: 3/19/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsZorats Karer / Karahunj near Sisian (Syunik province - Armenia)

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Zorats Karer also called Karahunj, one of the most ancient megalithic constructions of the world, is located near town Sisian in Syunik province of Armenia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team

location: Armenia

date approved: 3/4/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsWeeley Stone Circle

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This Waymarking is for the stone circle at Weeley in Essex, UK and I found these while I was Geocaching and I have created a Wherigo geocache and a waymarking point linked to visiting this amazing stone circle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member djjohnmerry

location: Eastern England, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/10/2013

last visited: 6/11/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsStendyssen ved Dalbyover, Danmark

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En flot stendysse med en meget lang dæksten. A nice dolmer with a very long cover/upper stone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member kallehaugerne

location: Denmark

date approved: 2/4/2013

last visited: 4/23/2013

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Megalithic MonumentsStanding Stone, Allt Y Gwernant, Llangollen, Denbighshire, Wales, UK

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A standing stone at the edge of a field that local folk lore says has stood for 3000 years on the site of an ancient burial of a war lord.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu

location: North Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/3/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsFynske storstensgrave - Damsbolangdysse

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Resterne af megalitgrav i Damboskoven mellem Falsled og Jordløse på Sydfyn. Et velbevaret gravkammer med en vældig overligger kan stadig ses på stedet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 1/31/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsFynske storstensgrave - Rolfshøj

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Resterne af langdysse ved landevejen mellem Odense og Ørbæk. Der er velbevarede randsten og et enkelt, flot gravkammer med en stor dæksten med skåltegn kan stadig ses på stedet.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 1/31/2013

last visited: 2/10/2013

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Megalithic MonumentsFynske storstensgrave - Skjerningehøj

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I landsbyen Svanninge på Sydfyn findes en af fyns bedst bevarede jættestuer. Det er et cirka 5000 år gammelt, underjordisk gravkammer fra bondestenalderen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Klabautermanden

location: Denmark

date approved: 1/30/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsTrethevy Quoit

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Known locally as "The Giants Hous", Trethevy Quoit, or King Arthur's Quoit

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: South West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/5/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsLes dolmens de Septfonds

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There are reputed to be 15 dolmens (mostly ruinous) around Septfonds. This is but one of those.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Midi-Pyrénées, France

date approved: 1/5/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsLe Dolmen de Vaour

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Dolmen in a large island at a road-junction with fine views across the valley of the Aveyron.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: Midi-Pyrénées, France

date approved: 1/5/2013

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsBlommeskobbel - Als, Denmark

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Blommeskobbel is a larger site with dolmen and stone circle in a forest on the island Als. / Blommeskobbel ist eine größere Anlage mit einem Grab und einem Steinkreis auf der Insel Als.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member DieCacherGirls

location: Denmark

date approved: 12/21/2012

last visited: never

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Megalithic MonumentsDolmen of São Bento do Mato

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This is an amazing place: how about a dolmen which was incorporated in a church?

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Torgut

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 12/11/2012

last visited: 5/17/2015

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Megalithic MonumentsAnta da Herdade da Fonte-Boa do Álamo - Évora, Portugal

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This megalithic monument can be found in the middle of nowhere, about 200 m from a road, but with no obvious access.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Torgut

location: Évora, Portugal

date approved: 12/11/2012

last visited: 5/16/2015

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