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Absolutely amazing

It sounds really bizarre to say that a stone is amazing but there is no other way to describe it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jill K
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom

I agree with all the other reviews, except to add that the brown signs directing you to the... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
chris g
Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 weeks ago
“Absolutely amazing”
29 Aug 2018
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Thwing Road, Rudston, Driffield, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It sounds really bizarre to say that a stone is amazing but there is no other way to describe it. It's the tallest monolith in the UK yet almost unknown even though the popular seaside resort of Bridlington is only a few miles away. Well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

I agree with all the other reviews, except to add that the brown signs directing you to the monolith run out when you get to Rudston and there is no indication that it is actually in the churchyard. There are a few parking spaces behind...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank chris g
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Plainly visible from the Bridlington-Sledmere road this eye catching monolith is well worth a visit. The Parish Church was built very close to it and I always wonder whether it was considered a sacred or pagan edifice.Nowadays it wears a protective lead skull cap to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 23 April 2018

Having heard that there was a monolith in the churchyard in Rudston, we decided to have a look, and were amazed at what we found. Instead of the expected modest stone, we were confronted with the tallest standing stone in Britain and, dating from circa...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Take the children to see this site and try and work out how this happened? the monalith is quite a thing to look at and of course visit the lovely Church.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 930barriew
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We were visiting the area and came across the Rudston Monolith standing in the grounds of the church. This is the tallest Prehistoric Standing Stone in Britain and you wouldn't know it was here! Amazing find and well worth visiting if you are in the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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