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Prehistoric Burial Chambers - Pictures & Images





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Pictures of Neolithic burial chambers including dolmen or quoits that are single chamber burial chambers.

The burial of the dead was an important ritual to prehistoric people and burial tombs have been identified in Western Europe dating back to around 5000 BC. One of the commonest type of single chamber megalith tomb is known as a dolmen or in the British Isles is known as a quoit . Dolmen consist of upright stones capped by a large stone. Dolmen can be found built in the same...
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