Callanish Stones – artwork by Margaret Maclean
The Callanish Stones, also known as Calanais Stones, are one of the most fascinating Neolithic monuments in Britain.
They are much older than Stonehenge and the Pyramids of Egypt. Just to give you a bit of a timescale, when the people of the Iron Age started to build this monument over 5000 years ago, the woollen mammoth was still roaming the earth.
And before you ask, yes you can touch the stones and no, you won’t be travelling back in time …
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