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

<b>Sidhean Mor Dail A' Chaorainn (Square)</b>Posted by drewbhoySidhean Mor Dail A' Chaorainn (Square) © drew/A/B 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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Ramsey Island Ramsey Island: New survey finds 'Bronze Age' site
Posted by moss, 02.04.18

Cornwall Barrow discovered near Looe
Posted by thesweetcheat, 30.03.18

Ness of Brodgar Ness of Brodgar
Posted by tomatoman, 10.03.18

Stonehenge and its Environs Stonehenge
Posted by tomatoman, 10.03.18


Lancashire Spot the Hunter-Gatherers!
Posted by juamei, 19.02.18
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Civilisation before Humans?
Posted by Sanctuary, 21.04.2018

Google Earth Pro
Posted by Sanctuary, 19.04.2018

Stone circle layouts?
Posted by juamei, 18.04.2018

Copywrite on photos
Posted by Hengist, 15.04.2018

Bulstrode Camp Can I camp herw?
Posted by LuisSantos17, 12.04.2018
Beltany Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by ryaner, 23/04/2018

Beltany Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by costaexpress, 23/04/2018

Beltany Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by ryaner, 22/04/2018

Beltany Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by GLADMAN, 22/04/2018

Mine Howe Re: Image by Zeb
Comment by costaexpress, 21/04/2018
Crabs Cairn
Posted by LesHamilton, 20.04.18

Binn Hill
Posted by thelonious, 17.04.18

Brodie Wood
Posted by drewbhoy, 17.04.18

Aran Fawddwy
Posted by GLADMAN, 14.04.18

Glan Hafon cairn
Posted by GLADMAN, 31.03.18
Witch's Stone, Straloch
Posted by LauraC, 18.03.18

County Limerick
Posted by ryaner, 20.01.18


Dumbarrow Hill
Posted by drewbhoy, 30.12.17

Hill Of Dores
Posted by drewbhoy, 30.12.17
Kimonaster Middle The Sacred Island
Posted by ryaner, 21.04.18

Thimbleby Moor Nine Stones The Smell of Water - Nine Stones
Posted by fitzcoraldo, 19.04.18


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.