Arbor Low

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The region's most important prehistoric site, Arbor Low is a Neolithic henge monument atmospherically set amid high moorland.Within an earthen bank and ditch, a circle of some 50 white limestone slabs, all now fallen, surrounds a central stone 'cove' -a feature found only in major sacred sites.

TypeOverall vote
Earthwork castle:6.5/10
Monument:6.7/10
Popularity rank: #994
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Peak District, Derbyshire, England, Great Britain, UK, Europe
Variants:
Arbor Low Stone Circle And Gib Hill Barrow, Gib Hill Barrow, Arbor Low Stone Circle, Gib Hill

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Gib Hill

Nearby is enigmatic Gib Hill, a large burial mound it is one of the most impressive late Bronze Age barrows around.

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1/2 mile (0.8 km) West of A515, 2 miles (3 km) South of Monyash

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Never closes

Prices:

Free

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Address: Arbor Low Stone Circle and Gib Hill Barrow, Derbyshire, UK
Phone: +44 1629 816200

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