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#5501: King's Men (2500-2000 BC)

Photo 5501: King's Men (2500-2000 BC) - Rollright Stones

Photo Details

Photo ID
5501
Date
2006-10-07
Location
Rollright Stones
Description
Detail of the King's Men, a stone circle dating from about 2500-2000 BC. It is almost perfectly round and has a diameter of 104 ft (33 m). Originally, there may have been as many as 105 stones, but today there are 77 stones. Over a third of the stones were put back in place during the site's restoration in 1882. The stones are of heavily-weathered local oolotic limestone. Rollright Stones, Oxfordshire, England.
Camera
Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XT
Resolution
4000 x 2607 px
File Size
5.55 MB
ISO
100
Geotag
51.975535° N, 1.570793° W
Date Digitized
October 7, 2006
Date Uploaded
May 11, 2010
Credit
Holly Hayes