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Swinside Stone Circle, Hallthwaites, Millon, Cumbria

Stone Circle:  OS Grid Reference – SD 17163 88174 Also Known as: Chapel Sucken Chapel Suke L1/3 (Thom) Sunkenkirk Sunken Kirk Getting Here Bittova journey this — but well worth it!  From Broughton-in-Furness take the A595 road west, past Duddon … Continue reading

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St. Thomas’ Well, Cambusbarron, Stirlingshire

Holy Well: OS Grid Reference – NS 779 931 Archaeology & History Very close to the edge of the M9, this old water source is thankfully still visible, though not in its original state.  At the bottom of the ridge, … Continue reading

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Eilean Musdile, Lismore, Argyll

Standing Stone (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference NM 779 351 Archaeology & History Once to be seen on the highest point of the island, this impressive 9-foot tall standing stone is thought to have been removed during construction of the old … Continue reading

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