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Petroglyphs at Horsahallen
Sweden

The petroglyphs at Horsahallen are Blekinge's biggest collection with more than 150 shapes over an area of 20x10 meters. During the Iron Age (about 3000 years ago) when these petroglyphs were made, it was open heathland here, unlike today's pine forests.

Copyright: Peter Steneld
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 17242x8621
Taken: 02/08/2011
Uploaded: 04/08/2011
Updated: 08/08/2014
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Tags: petroglyphs; pine forest; iron age
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