Marcus Smith wrote:
> Michael Haseler wrote:
>> Yes you have Stone Circles in Orkney but I was thinking nearer to
>> It really isn't fair, Wiltshire has lots and lots of archaeology so I
>> doubt it miss just one megalithic monument ...
> What's wrong with Callanish? Not, strictly speaking, a stone circle -
> but it's about 100 miles closer to Glasgow than Stonehenge! ;)
which is about how far the car park seems to be planned from the Stones.
Now whilst a few miles hike might weed out the Japanese tourists from
those who really do have an interest in seeing where the virgins were
sacrificed, and whilst a 3km "neolithic" trudge may bring back some of
the air of mystery into the isolated ruin ... I know who would have
ended up carrying his daughter the last km!