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<b>Little Avebury</b>Posted by thesweetcheatLittle Avebury © A. Brookes (22.12.2016) 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.

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07:01:12 17th January 2017ce — 10 new posts in the last 24 hours
Stonehenge and its Environs Highways England A303 consulation
Posted by thesweetcheat, 15.01.17

Orkney Article on the Ness of Brodgar
Posted by tomatoman, 12.01.17

Stonehenge and its Environs Grayling gives go-ahead for tunnel
Posted by thesweetcheat, 12.01.17

Scotland £65m Bill To Preserve Historic Sites
Posted by drewbhoy, 09.01.17


<b>Loch Head</b>Posted by spencer <b>Drumtroddan Standing Stones</b>Posted by spencer <b>Cairnholy</b>Posted by spencer <b>Carl Wark & Hathersage Moor</b>Posted by spencer <b>Cribarth</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Pwll Byfre</b>Posted by thesweetcheat <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blackmoor</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Ballintruer More</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Ballintruer More</b>Posted by ryaner <b>Blessington Demesne 1</b>Posted by ryaner
Ness of Brodgar 'MUST READ' article on the Ness of Brodgar
Posted by spencer, 16.01.2017

Orkney Britain's Ancient Capital: Secrets Of Orkney
Posted by moss, 16.01.2017

Iron Age Orcadian burial practise
Posted by spencer, 16.01.2017

Stonehenge and its Environs Highways England Consultation - A303/Stonehenge
Posted by tjj, 16.01.2017

Knowe of Skea Re: Miscellaneous by spencer
Comment by spencer, 17/01/2017

Knowe of Skea Re: Miscellaneous by spencer
Comment by thesweetcheat, 16/01/2017

Knowe of Skea Re: Miscellaneous by spencer
Comment by spencer, 16/01/2017

Knowe of Skea Re: Miscellaneous by spencer
Comment by spencer, 16/01/2017

Knowe of Skea Re: Miscellaneous by spencer
Comment by Rhiannon, 16/01/2017
Cherhill Down and Oldbury
Posted by A R Cane, 13.01.17

Dolmen Estanys 2
Posted by tiompan, 12.01.17

Torr Na Sithinn
Posted by drewbhoy, 11.01.17

Lunt Meadows
Posted by thelonious, 10.01.17

Cadhach Burn
Posted by drewbhoy, 10.01.17
Y Garreg Fawr
Posted by thesweetcheat, 08.01.17

House Of The Fairies
Posted by drewbhoy, 04.01.17

Beltany
Posted by Rhiannon, 22.12.16

Ballyglass
Posted by Rhiannon, 22.12.16

Wardstown
Posted by Rhiannon, 22.12.16
Scotland shoreUPDATE
Posted by spencer, 16.01.17

Orkney Orkneyjar Archaeology
Posted by spencer, 16.01.17

Knowe of Skea Orkneyjar
Posted by spencer, 16.01.17

Knowe of Skea Canmore
Posted by spencer, 16.01.17
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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.