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

<b>The Standing Stones of Stenness</b>Posted by A R CaneThe Standing Stones of Stenness © A R Cane 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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The Epiphany Window is a Map of Stonehenge
Posted by YHWH Allah, 05.12.2016

BBC 4 - The Flying Archaeologist
Posted by thelonious, 04.12.2016


Kingston Russell Carved / shaped stone?
Posted by juamei, 01.12.2016

Scotland Nan Shepherd to appear on Scottish banknote
Posted by tjj, 01.12.2016
Llanbedr Stones Re: Fieldnotes by postman
Comment by Evergreen Dazed, 05/12/2016

Llanbedr Stones Re: Fieldnotes by postman
Comment by postman, 05/12/2016

Llanbedr Stones Re: Fieldnotes by postman
Comment by Evergreen Dazed, 05/12/2016

Llanbedr Stones Re: Fieldnotes by postman
Comment by Evergreen Dazed, 05/12/2016

Llanbedr Stones Re: Fieldnotes by postman
Comment by postman, 05/12/2016
Hill Of Tillybath
Posted by drewbhoy, 05.12.16

Upper Balfour 4
Posted by drewbhoy, 05.12.16

Pont Scethin, Double cairn
Posted by postman, 05.12.16

Pont Scethin, Double cairn
Posted by postman, 05.12.16

Pea Low
Posted by juamei, 05.12.16
Castallack Round
Posted by Rhiannon, 04.12.16

Henry VIII Mound
Posted by Rhiannon, 28.11.16

The Wrekin
Posted by Rhiannon, 22.11.16


Maes Knoll
Posted by Rhiannon, 13.11.16

Scotland Rampant Scotland
Posted by spencer, 03.12.16

Guernsey Digimap Guernsey
Posted by Rhiannon, 12.11.16

Droughduil Oxbow Books
Posted by spencer, 06.11.16
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.