Prehistoric History of Keswick and the surrounding Lake District

Castlerigg Stone Circle. This is a famous monument on the outskirts of Keswick, surrounded by mountains. The main circle has 38 large stones some standing up to 10 feet, (3 metres) high, with anĀ entrance that lines up with the midwinter sunset. It is one of the Britain’s earliest stone circles, at about 5,000 years old […]

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