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A very hard frost had occurred overnight turning the ground white with rime. Then as the sun rose, the thin layer of Stratocumulus cloud that was sitting over Blencathra exploded into a fiery sea of colour. Fire and Ice - a perfect combination. Castlerigg Stone Circle. Alan Novelli

A very hard frost had occurred overnight turning the ground white with rime. Then as the sun rose, the thin layer of Stratocumulus cloud-Fire and Ice - a perfect combination. Location: Castlerigg situated near Keswick in Cumbria, North West England.

Trethevy Quiot, Cornwall, England - known locally as the giant's house, it is a megalithic tomb consisting of five standing stones capped by a large slab.

Trethevy Quiot, Cornwall, England - known locally as the giant's house, it is a megalithic tomb consisting of five standing stones capped by a large slab. Megalith: a stone of great size, especially in ancient construction.

Beautiful photography of the Merrivale Stone Rows from photographer Darren Galpin. Prints available to order from his web site. Dartmoor National Park | Devon | England

Downsized Image [UK, Devon, Dartmoor, Merrivale Stone Rows Looking Towards Ki.

The Hurlers - Cornwall's answer to Stonehenge!  Three fine late Neolithic or early Bronze Age stone circles arranged in a line, a grouping unique in England. Probably the best examples of ceremonial circles in the south west, they are traditionally reputed to be the remains of men petrified for playing 'hurling' on a Sunday.

Located in the scenic landscape of Bodmin Moor in Cornwall, the Hurlers date from about 1500 BC. They consist of three stone circles in a row and are named for a medieval legend that they are men turned to stone for hurling (a Celtic game) on Sunday.

NINE MAIDENS STONE CIRCLE: Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. 'The local myth about the creation of the stones suggests 9 maidens were turned into stone as punishment for dancing on a Sunday. The fiddler, a megalith some distance north, is said to be the petrified remains of the musician who played for the dancers. These petrifaction legends are often associated with stone circles, and is reflected in the folk names of some of the nearby sites, for example, The Hurlers and The Pipers.'     ✫ღ⊰n

NINE MAIDENS STONE CIRCLE: Bodmin Moor, Cornwall. 'The local myth about the creation of the stones suggests 9 maidens were turned into stone as punishment for dancing on a Sunday. The fiddler, a megalith some distance north, is said to be the petrified re

20 Encantadoras cidades pequenas que você deveria visitar um dia

20 Encantadoras cidades pequenas que você deveria visitar um dia

Shirakawa-go, Japan roofs of the houses in this place is a traditional Japanese village was built in incredibly powerful avalanche in the cause. Mysterious forest and surrounded by high mountains surrounding a difficult place to have seized the town.

A celestial stone formation older than Stonehenge has been discovered during low tide in the Scottish Isles. It's been dubbed 'Seahenge', and its origins are unknown, yet it is thought to be around 4,000 years old, which would predate the Druid and Pagan civilizations.

Sea Henge: Bronze Age timber circle found at Holme Next The Sea Norfolk. Thought to be constructed

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