Copyright: Tom Bullock. Original available at Megalithic Portal.
A possible triple stone row measuring 56m long, including at least 17 different sized stones situated on west facing terrace. The row is orientated north east to south west.
|Scotland||Shetland||Rest of Scotland||HU 24310 80555|
|Lat 60.50805322 Long -1.55906597|
Map showing the location of Giants’ Stones, Hamna Voe stone row.
|Type: Triple||Length: 56m|
|No. of stones: 17||Size of stones: Small, medium and large|
|Orientation: 44°||Altitude: 36m|
|Upper end: –||Lower end: –|
|Straight (Yes or No) :||Sea View: Yes|
|Public Access: Yes|
|Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes|
Burl, A., 1993, From Carnac to Callanish – The prehistoric rows and avenues of Britain, Ireland and Brittany, Yale University Press, New York and London, pg. 224.
Ruggles, C.L.N., 1999, Astronomy in prehistoric Britain and Ireland, Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 196.
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