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Ring of Brodgar, Orkney, Scotland

Neolithic Structures in the British Isles

Ring of Brodgar, Orkney, Scotland

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The northernmost stone circle in Britain, the Ring of Brogdar originally consisted of 60 stones, of which 27 remain, set within a circular ditch 1,250 feet in circumference. Scientific dating of the site has proved inconclusive; but it is believed to have been built between 2500 and 2000 B.C.

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