Merry Maidens, Cornwall

Ancient Stones under Stormy Skies
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Located in rural Cornwall near Land's End, the Merry Maidens are a perfect stone circle made of 19 granite stones.

Go Historic ID
319688
Short URL
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Names
Merry Maidens
Address

Cornwall, England
Coordinates
50.065137° N, 5.588731° W
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

c. -5500
Construction of the Merry Maidens

Construction of the Merry Maidens stone circle in Cornwall.

1862
Restoration of Merry Maidens

The stones of the Merry Maidens circle are restored to their upright positions.

July 23, 2007