Great Cairn
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Great Cairn

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105m west of Arthur's Stone on Cefn Bryn on the Gower Peninsular, Wales is the Neolithic burial tomb called Great Cairn (Maen Ceti in Welsh). It is a circular pile of stones 16m diameter above a central grave. The suggested date of the cairn is 2500BC and is one of some 60 cairns in the area though some of these 60 are attributed to farmers collecting and clearing rocks from their fields.

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Bilder in der Nähe von Wales

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A: Arthurs Stone

von Richard Hope, 110 Meter entfernt

Arthur's Stone (Maen Ceti in Welsh) is a Neolithic burial tomb on the north of Cefn Bryn on the Gower...

Arthurs Stone

B: Millwood Fishpond, Penrice, Gower, Wales

von Richard Hope, 2.3 entfernt

Mill Wood Fishpond stands in Mill Wood, an ancient woodland part of the Penrice Estate, Penrice, Gowe...

Millwood Fishpond, Penrice, Gower, Wales

C: Penrice Mill

von Richard Hope, 2.3 entfernt

Penrice Mill stands in Mill Wood, an ancient woodland, part of the Penrice Estate. It was landscaped ...

Penrice Mill

D: Cefn Bryn

von Richard Hope, 3.6 entfernt

Cefn Bryn, the backbone of the Gower Peninsular runs for 5 miles, made of old red sandstone, it is li...

Cefn Bryn

E: Parc Le Breos

von Richard Hope, 4.7 entfernt

Parc le Breos burial chamber, Parc Cwm long cairn or Giants Grave as it is also known is a Neolithic ...

Parc Le Breos

F: Three Cliffs Bay Stream

von Phillip Roberts, 5.3 entfernt

Three Cliffs Bay Stream

G: Three Cliffs Bay

von Phillip Roberts, 5.5 entfernt

Three Cliffs Bay

H: Three Cliffs Bay Cave

von Phillip Roberts, 5.5 entfernt

Three Cliffs Bay Cave

I: Three Cliffs Bay

von Phillip Roberts, 5.5 entfernt

Three Cliffs Bay

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Dies ist ein Überblick von Wales

Wales (Cymru in the Welsh language) is part of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.  The major cities are Cardiff, Swansea, Newport and Bangor.  The city of St. Davids is the smallest city in the UK with a population around 2000.  Wales itself has a population of around 3 million.  The Welsh language is spoken by around 20% of the population.

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