The Modern Antiquarian. Stone Circles, Ancient Sites, Neolithic Monuments, Ancient Monuments, Prehistoric Sites, Megalithic MysteriesThe Modern Antiquarian

<b>North Shiels</b>Posted by drewbhoyNorth Shiels © drew/amj Welcome to The Modern Antiquarian, based on Julian Cope's epic guidebook of the same name and his equally epic exploration of Europe, The Megalithic European.

Since launching in March 2000ce, the site has grown to be a massive resource for news, information, images, folklore & weblinks on the ancient sites across the UK, Ireland and Europe, thanks to the remarkable efforts of all those who contribute.

Getting Started:
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<b>The Standing Stones of Stenness</b>Posted by Ravenfeather <b>The Standing Stones of Stenness</b>Posted by Ravenfeather <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Dun Beag, Balmeanach</b>Posted by LesHamilton <b>Nine Stones of Altarnun</b>Posted by Crazylegs14 <b>Nine Stones of Altarnun</b>Posted by Crazylegs14 <b>Nine Stones of Altarnun</b>Posted by Crazylegs14 <b>Scratchbury</b>Posted by A R Cane <b>Scratchbury</b>Posted by A R Cane <b>Scratchbury</b>Posted by A R Cane <b>Scratchbury</b>Posted by A R Cane <b>Scratchbury</b>Posted by A R Cane <b>Honington Camp</b>Posted by costaexpress <b>Honington Camp</b>Posted by costaexpress <b>Honington Camp</b>Posted by costaexpress
New online atlas of UK and Ireland hillforts
Posted by thesweetcheat, 24.06.2017

Stonehenge - a meeting place for tossers
Posted by thesweetcheat, 24.06.2017

Get well soon...
Posted by Sanctuary, 24.06.2017

We have a star!
Posted by nigelswift, 22.06.2017

Avebury Unexpected discovery
Posted by moss, 22.06.2017
United Kingdom Re: News by LesHamilton
Comment by Rhiannon, 24/06/2017

Dun Beag, Balmeanach Re: Fieldnotes by LesHamilton
Comment by GLADMAN, 23/06/2017

Scratchbury Re: Image by A R Cane
Comment by Rhiannon, 22/06/2017

The Standing Stones of Stenness Re: Image by Ravenfeather
Comment by thesweetcheat, 22/06/2017

The Standing Stones of Stenness Re: Image by Ravenfeather
Comment by CianMcLiam, 22/06/2017
Dun Beag, Balmeanach
Posted by LesHamilton, 22.06.17

Hafodygors Wen
Posted by postman, 21.06.17

Garth Hill
Posted by CARL, 21.06.17

Cairns O' The Bu
Posted by Ravenfeather, 21.06.17

Ringses Camp, Beanley Moor
Posted by Hob, 19.06.17

Dun Dornadilla
Posted by Rhiannon, 18.06.17

Broch of Gurness
Posted by drewbhoy, 15.06.17

Broadleas
Posted by Rhiannon, 25.05.17

Moyvoughly
Posted by Rhiannon, 21.05.17
Ringses Camp, Beanley Moor Internet Archive
Posted by Rhiannon, 15.06.17

Bryn Celli Ddu Bryn Celli Ddu in new CGI film
Posted by moss, 09.06.17


Aviemore The Urban Prehistorian
Posted by thesweetcheat, 16.05.17
The Modern Antiquarian
The Megalithic European


The Modern Antiquarian by Julian Cope is published by Thorsons. In October 2004ce Julian Cope published The Megalithic European, a landmark guide to the stones of ancient Europe.