Drizzlecombe Cairn

Drizzlecombe Cairn

“You rememebr that lttle cist we saw in the middle of the row at Merrivale ? Well, thius is a perfect Bronze Age example. It’;s abot 4,000 years old and basically, it’s a stone box, and it would have held the remains of an individual or even a...
Driving through Cornwall

Driving through Cornwall

“If I was to visit all the sites there are, you’d probably still be watching this film in a year’s time. This end of the country is probably the richest in its wealth of prehistoric sites. Within just a few minutes of where I am now, besides any...
Knowlton Henge

Knowlton Henge

“The passing centuries have left many ancient sites with a mysterious anonymity. We respect them, but we don’t understand them and their social importance ha long since disappeared. We protect them and ignore them – in equal measure. Knowlton Henge...
Winterbourne Nine Stones

Winterbourne Nine Stones

[ Javascript required to view QuickTime movie, please turn it on and refresh this page ] “Sometimes, like Nine Stones in Dorset, our ancient monuments stand neglected by the roadside, virtually unnoticed by passing motorists and unvisited by all but the...