Browsing local attractions within 8 miles of Lakes and Dales Cottages
Cliburn, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10 2DW, (5 miles, 9kms)
Circle is 37' across, seven stones and the retaining kerb of a destroyed cairn. Nineteenth-century excavations produced a cremation.
Little Salkeld, Penrith, Cumbria, CA10, (6 miles, 9kms), www.visitcumbria.com/pen/longmeg.htm
Second largest circle in England - 360' diameter. Long Meg is an outlying stone and is decorated with concentric circle - late Neolithic or early Bronze Age (c2000 or earlier).
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