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West Kennett

Long Barrow

West Kennett (Long Barrow) by Hob The lovely smooth polissoir on the right hand side of the central passage.
Hob Image Credit: IH
Posted by Hob
6th November 2007ce
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Comments (2)

...What does polissoir mean? Posted by tomwatts
2nd November 2011ce
A great photo! I was looking at this stone the other day. I understand polissoir means 'polisher' or a place used for sharpening and smoothing other stone implements. tjj Posted by tjj
2nd November 2011ce
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