Callanish Stones Isle of Lewis, Scotland

Callanish central circle
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This atmospheric site on the Isle of Lewis dates from 2900-2600 BCE. It consists of a large stone circle surrounding a burial chamber, with four avenues of stones forming a cross shape.

Facts & Stats on Callanish Stones

Go Historic ID
318742
Names
Callanish Stones
Callanish I
Clachan Chalanais
Tursachan Chalanais
Materials
Periods
Coordinates
58.197573° N, 6.745139° W

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Callanish Stones (Isle of Lewis, Scotland)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015