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Carn Meini

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In the book Saints and Stones (ISBN 1-84323-124-7) Davies and Eastham explain the meaning of the alternative name for Carn Meini, Carn Menyn which translates as 'The cairn of butter':
...possibly a reference to the rich pasture land in the area.
Kammer Posted by Kammer
25th June 2004ce
Edited 25th June 2004ce

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