Etiquetes » Dolmens

The Dolmen Theory by John Jenson

A survivor population following the Last Great Cataclysm, 7,000 years ago would have lost most or all of its technology within a few generations, probably not more than 4 or 5, or certainly within 150 years of the event. 58 more words

Marking Time in Co. Waterford

Antiquity is something we tend to take a little bit for granted in Ireland and we are surrounded by signs from the past.

Yesterday, as the world seemed to be caught up in Sunday shopping for Christmas, I found myself drawn to one of the many dolmens which can be found around Co. 86 more words


A week in Andalucia: Antequera

We took two trips to the town of Antequera, about 45 minutes away. describes Antequera as ‘the crossroads of Andalucia':

‘A visit to this historical Andalucían town is a journey almost 5,000 years back in time, beginning with the Bronze Age and the native Iberians.

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Historic Landscapes

Object of the month: Blackrock Dolmen

Blackrock Dolmen (1987) a sculpture by Rowan Gillespie
Image credit: Sarah777  at en.wikipedia. Transferred to Commons by User: Gerardus using CommonsHelper. Licensed under Public domain via… 59 more words

Art And Culture

Collective Amnesia.

It’s a bid sad we’ve forgotten who we were.


Object of the Month: One of the Gochang Dolmens in South Korea

One of the largest dolmens in the Jungnim-ri dolmen group in Maesan Village, Gochang County, North Jeolla Province, South Korea
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Ancient Monuments

Time Travel in Guernsey

17 May 2014 — So far, my time references in these Guernsey posts have gone back to the 19th c. or so. Now I’m going to take you on a much deeper sweep through time. 1.319 more words