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Nice piece of history

These are not too far from where we stay No much there apart from the maids set in stone If you are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peter P
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Corby, United Kingdom
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A fairly small stone circle with short stones. Only go if you're interested in the history or if... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Alex-Gibson2015
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London, United Kingdom
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One of England's best-preserved and complete ancient stone circles consisting of 19 granite stones that form a perfect circle nearly 78 feet in diameter.
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Lamorna, Penzance, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

These are not too far from where we stay No much there apart from the maids set in stone If you are interested In folk stories then this is the place for you

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fairly small stone circle with short stones. Only go if you're interested in the history or if they are part of a longer walk. The field is next to a fairly busy road which has parking for a maximum of six cars.

Thank Alex-Gibson2015
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great to see ancient sites well cared for. Easy to access, well sign posted, grass maintained for easy viewing.

Thank Tara P
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

A nice place to visit on a summers day, but i would have loved a board with some information on it to fill me in on the history of the area - then again, maybe it was nice to be able to imagine my own...More

Thank Dan J
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Finding this site was a bonus as I hadn't expected it. It was quiet and peaceful. A true wonder as are all stone circles.

Thank louise h
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Knew to look out for this intact stone circle as we had already read about it in the Penlee House Museum in Penzance. It is on the road between Mousehole and the Minack Theatre. There is a little brown sign at the roadside indicating the...More

Thank Lin D
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

On the Lamorna Road with small car park but just a short walk up the field. Ancient stone circle. When we visited the field had recently been mown so people had made a grass maze in the circle. Kids loved it.

Thank Maxim123153
Reviewed 6 June 2018

This is close to the road and easy to access. The stones are not as huge as Stonehenge but nevertheless substantial and all upright. We would have liked some information on site, to explain when these date from and their significance or meaning or use.

Thank EJC142TR
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Not the biggest stone circle you will ever visit, but very good setting, and worth a quick stop off. There is a lack of interpretive material on site, so read up about it first !

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I had read about the Merry Maidens but in the end we found it by chance as we were driving along. Only parking for about five cars and you go in through the farm gate, walk up the hill and there they are, the Merry...More

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Response from Wendy C | Reviewed this property |
we had a car and didn't see any buses on this route as was very, very narrow.
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