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Pennance (Entrance Grave) (click to view fullsize)

<b>Pennance</b>Posted by Rhiannon<b>Pennance</b>Posted by Rhiannon<b>Pennance</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Carlingwark Loch (Crannog)

<b>Carlingwark Loch</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Dun Dornadilla (Broch)

<b>Dun Dornadilla</b>Posted by Rhiannon<b>Dun Dornadilla</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Tibradden (Chambered Cairn)

<b>Tibradden</b>Posted by Rhiannon


<b>Rathangan</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Cerne Abbas Giant (Hill Figure)

<b>Cerne Abbas Giant</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Bratton Castle & Westbury White Horse (Hillfort)

<b>Bratton Castle & Westbury White Horse</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Cairn F (Passage Grave)

<b>Cairn F</b>Posted by Rhiannon<b>Cairn F</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Men Amber (Natural Rock Feature)

<b>Men Amber</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Trewern (Standing Stone / Menhir)

<b>Trewern</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Drift Stones (Standing Stones)

<b>Drift Stones</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Boswens Croft (Standing Stone / Menhir)

<b>Boswens Croft</b>Posted by Rhiannon

The Pipers (Boleigh) (Standing Stones)

<b>The Pipers (Boleigh)</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Rudston Monolith (Standing Stone / Menhir)

<b>Rudston Monolith</b>Posted by Rhiannon

The Giant's Ring (Passage Grave)

<b>The Giant's Ring</b>Posted by Rhiannon

Kilfeaghan (Portal Tomb)

<b>Kilfeaghan</b>Posted by Rhiannon
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This hill, it has a meaning that is very important for me, but it's not rational. It's beautiful, but when you look, there's nothing there. But I'd be a fool if I didn't listen to it.

-- Alan Garner.

...I'd rather be
A Pagan suckled in a creed outworn;
So might I, standing on this pleasant lea,
Have glimpses that would make me less forlorn...

-- William Wordsworth.

I'm currently mad on visiting Anglo-Saxon and Norman carvings and enjoy the process of drawing them:

and I've been helping digitise the Schools' Collection of the National Folklore Collection of Ireland... you can also at

Some interesting websites with landscape and fairy folklore:

My TMA Content: