It is good to see that there are still those who are willing to
challenge long held theories and beliefs. Archaeology isn't completely
On 12/28/14, John Wood <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Thanks Jan.
> I have to say the idea of the rocks being used as protection for cows
> and oxen is truly inspirational. This is just the sort of thing that
> should spur serious discussion towards alternative, if not more
> realistic interpretations of prehistoric monuments with NW Europe.
> On 12/26/14, Jan Vandenheede <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> I have not much time right now, but here is an older idea of mine: The
>> paired stones of the Kenneth Avenue can have been intended to function in
>> times of war or conflict to protect a human person and an animal. The
>> larger (almost lozenge shaped) stones could indeed protect a cow, an ox,
>> (and of course also a smaller animal).
>> Best regards,
>> Jan Vandenheede