Monthly Archives: November 2017
The Devil’s Arrows stone row in North Yorkshire includes three huge orthostats. Originally there were at least four. This impressive monument unusually stands on relatively flat terrain far away from the hills and mountains that are the usual home of the rows.
Row at NY 49241 22238. View from south east. The longer and northermost of the two stone rows on Askham Fell also leads to a kerbed cairn. The Askham Fell row measures at least 208m long and includes 72 stones set in two broadly parallel sinuous lines. The page for this site has recently been updated […]
Plan of Askham Fell Cairn stone row (Source: Cairn after M.W. Taylor and row from a 1:200 survey by Sandy Gerrard). There are two stone rows on Askham Fell in Cumbria. The Askham Fell Cairn stone row includes at least four small stones situated close to an impressive kerbed cairn. The page for this row […]
The closest row to the rows at Callanish is inevitably going to be a bit of a disappointment. Whilst the spectacular Callanish rows are visited by over a thousand people on many days of the year, the unimpressive, but nevertheless interesting row at nearby Garynahine, Cnoc Fillibhir Mhor probably receives a handful of visitors every decade. […]