Merry Maidens


Merry Maidens
   see *Nine Maidens.

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  • Boscawen-ûn — ist ein 3000 bis 4000 Jahre alter Steinkreis aus der frühen bis mittleren Bronzezeit. Die Steinsetzung liegt in der Grafschaft Cornwall in England und ist eine der wenigen mit einem zentralen Menhir. Ungewöhnlich ist auch der gute… …   Deutsch Wikipedia