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St John’s Well, Dronfield, Derbyshire

Holy Well:  OS Grid-Reference — SK 353 783 Getting Here In Dronfield, St. John’s Well is to be found off Church street in the Forge in the courtyard adjacent to the glass roofed atrium on the left hand side. Archaeology & … Continue reading

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Monzie Carving, Crieff, Perthshire

Cup-and-Ring Stone:  OS Grid Reference – NN 88160 24176 Getting Here From Gilmerton village, take the A822 Dunkeld road north.  Go for about 200 yards and take the little road to Monzie; watching carefully another 200 yards on for the … Continue reading

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Ben Ledi, Callander, Stirlingshire

Sacred Mountain:  OS Grid Reference – NN 562 097 Getting Here From the tourist-infested (but lovely) town of Callander, look west to the largest of the nearby mountains — that’s where you’re heading!  You can keep along the A84 road out of the town … Continue reading

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Bradup Stone Circle, Morton Moor, West Yorkshire

Stone Circle (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SE 0898 4393 Also known as: Bradup Bridge Brass Castle Kirkstones Circle Archaeology & History Not far from the little-known site of Beacon Hill, this once important megalithic ring was described by Arthur … Continue reading

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Litton Cheney, Dorset

Timber Circle / Earthworks:  OS Grid Reference – SY 556 917 Getting Here From Litton Cheney go north up the White Way road until it meets the main A35 crossroad.  Go across the road, then get over the fence on … Continue reading

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Green Crag Plain, Ilkley Moor, West Yorkshire

Standing Stone:  OS Grid Reference – SE 131 457 Getting Here The best way to get here it is to head from the Cow and Calf Hotel up the hillside to where the great rock is sticking out (the Pancake … Continue reading

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