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Delford Bridge Menhir

Standing Stone / Menhir


I always understood the name Penquite to mean
Pen = House/Head of
Quite = Wood

I like the idea of a quiot on a hill but of course the stone is in a valley. Also the only other large stones lying around it are not large enough to construct a quiot.
Posted by dominicfairman
27th March 2002ce
Edited 21st March 2013ce

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