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

<b>Lineover</b>Posted by thesweetcheatLineover © A. Brookes (29.12.2020) 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:
18:01:12 23rd January 2022ce — 20 new posts in the last 24 hours


Tot Nan Druidhean Farmer fined for digging up ancient 'burial cairn'
Posted by LesHamilton, 15.12.21

Stonehenge and its Environs Stonehenge Exhibition at British Museum
Posted by tjj, 07.12.21


Aberdeenshire Hundreds of prehistoric tools found along river
Posted by drewbhoy, 08.11.21
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Television made me do it.
Posted by postman, 22.06.21

Dude wheres my car?
Posted by postman, 28.09.20

Days without end.
Posted by postman, 05.07.20

Maen Llia
Posted by cerrig, 14.04.20
Blog - An Archaeologist’s Guide to British Species
Posted by thelonious, 17.01.2022

Chûn Quoit
Posted by Vybik Jon, 16.01.2022

Hillfort App
Posted by nigelswift, 14.01.2022

Digging for Britain
Posted by spencer, 12.01.2022

Stigma - A Ghost Story
Posted by Vybik Jon, 11.01.2022
St Patrick's Chair and Well Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by thelonious, 23/01/2022

Carnfadrig Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by thelonious, 23/01/2022

Blessington Demesne 1 Re: Image by ryaner
Comment by ryaner, 18/01/2022

Bossington Hill Re: Image by thesweetcheat
Comment by thesweetcheat, 18/01/2022

Bury Castle (Selworthy) Re: Image by thesweetcheat
Comment by thesweetcheat, 18/01/2022
Salperton Park
Posted by thesweetcheat, 23.01.22

Eilean Nan Clach
Posted by drewbhoy, 20.01.22

Tom Na Moine
Posted by drewbhoy, 20.01.22

Emma's Grove
Posted by thesweetcheat, 09.01.22

Crickley Hill
Posted by thesweetcheat, 09.01.22
Carnagat
Posted by ryaner, 20.01.22

Witches Stones
Posted by drewbhoy, 29.12.21

Witches Stones
Posted by drewbhoy, 29.12.21

Barns of Airlie Souterrain
Posted by drewbhoy, 29.12.21

St. Kilda
Posted by tjj, 28.11.21
Carn Ricet Elenydd Mysteries - Carn Ricet
Posted by GLADMAN, 23.01.22

Ardestie Souterrain at Ardestie, Angus (Drone)
Posted by drewbhoy, 29.12.21

Cromeleque dos Almendres The mysteries of Portugal's 7,000-year-old 'Stonehenge'
Posted by ryaner, 25.12.21

Hazleton Long Barrows DNA Analysis of remains - report in The Guardian.
Posted by weirwolf, 23.12.21
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.