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Strichen Stone Circle Scotland TO197060JHP 
 Aberdeenshire Buchan Strichen Recumbent Stone Circle Flankers Altar Stones Restored is situated on a small Buchan Hill, NW of Peterhead off the Fraserburgh/New Deer road in northern Aberdeenshire in North East Scotland. Rebuilt in the early 1980's, to correct previous alterations, it is perhaps the best preserved example of this uniquely Grampian stone circle historical site dating from the early Bronze Age with its distinct altar and flankers as illustrated here. 
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Photographer: Jim Henderson
Collection: Ancient Stones
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Strichen Stone Circle Scotland TO197060JHP
Upload Date: Thursday, May 27, 2004
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Aberdeenshire Buchan Strichen Recumbent Stone Circle Flankers Altar Stones Restored

is situated on a small Buchan Hill, NW of Peterhead off the Fraserburgh/New Deer road in northern Aberdeenshire in North East Scotland. Rebuilt in the early 1980's, to correct previous alterations, it is perhaps the best preserved example of this uniquely Grampian stone circle historical site dating from the early Bronze Age with its distinct altar and flankers as illustrated here.
Keywords: Scotland, Scottish, Grampian, Aberdeenshire, Buchan, Strichen, restored, relocated, original, site, Recumbent, Stone, Circle, Ring, Cairn, circular, hilltop, landscape, history, Bronze, Age, ancient, archaeology, ancestors, neolithic, excavation, monument, stones, altar, flankers, monoliths, sockets, uprights, kerb, radials, monolith, hilltop, cemetery, sacrifice, cremation, burial, cult, quartz, granite, tribe, antiquity, burial, cremation, leader, generation, death, ceremony, construction, primitive, community, field, territorial, marker, clearances, ritual, rural, nature, astronomical, seasons, moon, lunar, stellar, sunset, sunrise, cyclical, cycles, colourful, colorful, coloured, colored, peaceful, quiet, sun, sunshine, grass, green, blue, white, farming, agriculture, countryside, wild, summer
 


 

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