Cromeleque dos Almendres

Cromeleque dos Almendres

Suddenly, I want to go to Portugal. I had not really looked at the area before but stumbling across Cromeleque dos Almendres, I am really taken by these. Here are some photos and the entry from WIKIPEDIA. The Almendres Cromlech megalithic complex,...
The Llwydiarth Esgob Stone

The Llwydiarth Esgob Stone

The Anglesey Rock Art Project recently extended their programme to include excavation and recording of megalithic rock art on a stone at Llwydiarth Esgob Farm. The stone, made from a distinctive localised hornblende picrite, stands within the garden of the farmhouse...
The earliest theatre?

The earliest theatre?

The following is the abstract of a paper presented to the Valcamonica Symposium by Dukso Aleksovski in 2007. “Cocev Kamen is one of the most imposing and significant cultural monument (with geographic coordinates N. 42o.05’. 024’’ and E. 021o. 59’ and 227’’ and...
Achnabreck & Cairnbaan Rock Art

Achnabreck & Cairnbaan Rock Art

As I said in the diary post about shooting at Cainbaan, everyone loves a puzzle, but when you get this close to the mysteries our ancestors left behind, a solution always seems only a hairsbreadth away, and yet – gaze into space for as long as you want –...
English Heritage launches great Rock Art site

English Heritage launches great Rock Art site

English Heritage have launched a wonderful website completely devoted to English prehistoric Rock Art. Going by the acronym ERA (English Rock Art) the site has been established in order to ” … promote greater enjoyment of rock art; inspire new...