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

<b>Garn Bentyrch</b>Posted by juameiGarn Bentyrch © LiDAR Composite Dataset. Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v2.0. 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:
15:04:21 19th April 2018ce — 5 new posts in the last 24 hours
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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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

Hey George!
Posted by jonmor, 12.04.2018
The Drum Re: Image by drewbhoy
Comment by thesweetcheat, 17/04/2018

Binn Hill Re: Image by thelonious
Comment by thesweetcheat, 17/04/2018

The Drum Re: Image by drewbhoy
Comment by thelonious, 17/04/2018

The Drum Re: Image by drewbhoy
Comment by thelonious, 17/04/2018

Crichton Souterrain Re: Image by Howburn Digger
Comment by Howburn Digger, 16/04/2018
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

Cefn Penagored
Posted by postman, 26.03.18
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
Thimbleby Moor Nine Stones The Smell of Water - Nine Stones
Posted by fitzcoraldo, 19.04.18



Gibbet Rath Gibbet Rath executions @ Wikipedia
Posted by ryaner, 03.04.18
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.