Samson’s Stones, Waltonhill Farm, Craigrothie, Fife — The Northern Antiquarian

Legendary Stones: OS Grid Reference – NO 36312 09667 Getting Here Travelling South along the A916 just past Craigrothie, turn right down to Chance Inn, and turn left at the T junction. and follow the road on to just past the left hand bend when Waltonhill Farm will be seen on the right. The Stones […]

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The Dry Tree Menhir – the Goonhilly Downs standing stone — The Cornish Bird

In the past writers have described the Goonhilly Downs on the Lizard peninsula as a bleak, remote and wild. It was once said to be the haunt of notorious highway men and travellers often complained of disorientating drifts of fog. But the day I visited the downs were beautiful. The only drifts were of pink…

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Turner in Cornwall – Follow in the artist’s footsteps — The Cornish Bird

The artistic community in Cornwall is thriving. Drawn to the county by the dramatic coastal scenery, the strong creative atmosphere and the famous clarity of the light, there are more artists here than in any other area of the country outside of London. And that pull has been felt for more than 200 years. Here…

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