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Megalithic Monuments
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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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Image for Menhir am Biedebachwoogview gallery

NN44.9 km

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Megalithic MonumentsMenhir am Biedebachwoog

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Menhir oberhalb des Biedebachwooges im Leinbachtal bei Frankenstein

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Zoppo Trump

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 12/16/2009

last visited: 7/8/2012

Image for der Lange Stein bei Mittelbrunn - Rheinland-Pfalz, Germanyview gallery

NWNW48.3 km

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Megalithic Monumentsder Lange Stein bei Mittelbrunn - Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

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Ein Menhir aus der Jungsteinzeit, mitten auf einem Feld ### A neolithic menhir, right in the middle of a field

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dieSulzer

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 1/22/2017

last visited: never

Image for Gollensteinview gallery

NWNW53.9 km

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Gollenstein bei Blieskastel

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Bankers Finest

location: Saarland, Germany

date approved: 8/21/2006

last visited: 2/6/2017

Image for Krimhildenstein bei Otterberg (Rhineland-Palatinate)view gallery

NN57.5 km

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Megalithic MonumentsKrimhildenstein bei Otterberg (Rhineland-Palatinate)

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Menhir im Otterberger Wald. Der Stein wird bereits in einer Urkunde von 891 als "Wala-Stein" (Römerstein) und in einer Urkunde des ausgehenden 15. Jh. als "Kremheldenstein"(Krimhildenstein) bezeichnet.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Zoppo Trump

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 1/5/2010

last visited: 12/3/2014

Image for Brücklesbünd Menhirview gallery

SS59.7 km

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Megalithic MonumentsBrücklesbünd Menhir

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The stone comes from the Brandeck region and is presumably a Menhir from prehistoric times. It was uncovered some 80 cm deep in the roadway of the Brücklesbühndstraße.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 8/19/2007

last visited: 9/18/2012

Image for der Spellenstein in Rentrisch, Saarland, Germanyview gallery

NWNW65.8 km

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Megalithic Monumentsder Spellenstein in Rentrisch, Saarland, Germany

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ein Menhir aus der Jungsteinzeit, der im Vorgarten eines Einfamilienhauses steht ***** a neolithic menhir in the middle of a front garden

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dieSulzer

location: Saarland, Germany

date approved: 12/31/2015

last visited: 3/14/2017

Image for Menhir von Stahlbergview gallery

NN70.8 km

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Megalithic MonumentsMenhir von Stahlberg

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The 3,50m high "Long Stone of Stahlberg" stands almost unnoticed in a clearing and is well worth a visit.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/17/2007

last visited: 2/27/2016

Image for Menhir of Weilheim, Germany, BWview gallery

SESE101.2 km

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Megalithic MonumentsMenhir of Weilheim, Germany, BW

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This is a reconstruction of a menhir which was discovered nearby in 1985.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tante.Hossi

location: Baden-Württemberg, Germany

date approved: 6/16/2011

last visited: never

Image for Schönberg Menhirview gallery

NWNW108 km

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Megalithic MonumentsSchönberg Menhir

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This menhir lies very close to a country road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/17/2007

last visited: 10/1/2016

Image for Hinkelstein von Thommview gallery

NWNW114.1 km

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Megalithic MonumentsHinkelstein von Thomm

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The stone is made of quartz and is not of the region. The purpose of the stone is not clear although it was probably used for religious purposes in the late stone age or early bronze age.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

date approved: 3/17/2007

last visited: 11/1/2011

Image for Gluckenstein, Bad Homburg, Germanyview gallery

NN144.2 km

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Megalithic MonumentsGluckenstein, Bad Homburg, Germany

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Der Gluckenstein ist ein 2 Meter hohes Naturdenkmal, der heute nur noch ca. zur Hälfte zu sehen ist *** The Gluckenstein is a 2 meter high menhir and was formerly used as a boundary stone between two villages.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 4spring

location: Hessen, Germany

date approved: 12/25/2015

last visited: 3/13/2017

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