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Summary

Mên-an-Tol

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Nine Maidens stone circle at Boskednan

Stone circle in Cornwall.

Chûn Castle

Iron Age hillfort (ringfort)

Gurnard's Head

Ynyal - Iron Age promontory fort.

Trereen Dinas, Gurnard's Head

Iron Age promontory fort

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Men An Tol holed stones is an alignment with the holed stone in the centre and a menhir on two sides. It dates back to Neolithic / Bronze Age.

See:

  1. Ann Preston-Jones, The Men-an-Tol. Management and Survey, Historic Environment Service, Cornwall County Council, 1993