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Mysterious place

The Hill O' Many Stanes is easy to reach and at first sight rather underwhelming - a large number... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2018
Jane A
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Mallow, Ireland
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Old Very Old

Actually called the Hill o'Many Stanes and dating from the Neolithic period. It's not worth a long... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
Neil L
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Aug 25, 2018
“Mysterious place”
Aug 18, 2018
“Old Very Old”
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Off the A99 | Lybster, Wick KW3 6BA, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So worth seeing, yet it is only a hill/field of large stones which look a bit like headstones. Parking poor but then would not have thought it would get busy.

Thank Jayne W
Reviewed September 2, 2018

When you read about 200 hundred standing stones arranged in columns it creates an images of Stonehenge or Carnac. However when you finally locate the small field (not very well signposted) with rows of very small rocks you find not mystery but something that could...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

The Hill O' Many Stanes is easy to reach and at first sight rather underwhelming - a large number of stones, none more than a couple of feet high, in a heathery landscape overlooking the sea. But then you see that the stones (200+ of...More

Thank Jane A
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Actually called the Hill o'Many Stanes and dating from the Neolithic period. It's not worth a long walk but if you're passing it's well worth a look. It's free and only a few hundred metres off the main road. Different from all the standing stones...More

Thank Neil L
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Pretty view, not so easy to find since someone stole the sign. But worth a visit since it's free admission.

Thank ayamia171
Reviewed August 1, 2018

The Hill indeed has many stones. It's unsure whether they were there for religeous, calendar or agricultural reasons but they've been in situ for about 4000 years!

Thank Saxondal
Reviewed June 23, 2018

A lot of history surrounding Lybster and now it is signposted from the new A99 formally the A9. lovely walks along the cliffs and down to the harbour

Thank Glen S
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Easy site to find. No stains only stones. Large alignment of smallish stones. Great if you like that sort of thing. I do! Well signed from the main road.

Thank Phil C
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