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Merry Maidens stone circle, Cornwall, Britain

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This is Britain's fourth monolith. It appeared at Merry Maiden's Circle, one of Britain's most ancient stone circles. The monolith was found at sunset on Friday December 11.

The Merry Maidens (grid reference SW432245), also known as Dawn's Men (a likely corruption of the Cornish Dans Maen "Stone Dance") is a late neolithic stone circle located 2 miles (3 km) to the south of the village of St Buryan, in Cornwall, United Kingdom. A pair of standing stones, The Pipers is associated both geographically and in legend.
Dates & Classification
Date Spotted
Questionable monoliths, not confirmed to be knockoffs but likely considering the origin or appearance of the monolith.
Multiple Monoliths
Physical Qualities
Stainless Steel
Wooden Core
Number of Sides
Three Sided (Typical Monolith Design)
Unfinished surface
Top Geometry
Inclined Plane

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