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Pictures & Images of Trethevy Quoit, Cornwall England. The well preserved megalithic burial tomb known as Trethevy Quoit is situated near St Cleer in Cornwall.

Known locally as the giant’s house, Trethevy Quoit is a fine example of a Neolithic portal tomb built between 3700-3500 BC. 6 upright stones are topped by a huge flat stone weighing about 10 tons. This created a chamber that would have originally been covered by an earth mound and accessed through the opening...
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