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themovingcloud: “ Druid’s Temple, North Yorkshire, England ”

Druid's temple Photo by George Hodan -- National Geographic Your Shot. Druids Temple is a folly created by William Danby in 1820 in North Yorkshire, England.

Menhirs dits les Rochers Plémy Côtes d'Armor

Menhirs dits les Rochers Plémy Côtes d'Armor

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is also a fellow at the Cotsen Institute of Archaeology at the University of California, Los Angeles, told Life's Little Mysteries. "This suggested to people who had not seen photos of [other unearthed statues on the island] ...

"The reason people think they are [only] heads is there are about 150 statues buried up to the shoulders on the slope of a volcano, and these are the most famous, most beautiful and most photographed of all the Easter Island statues," Van Tilburg, who is

who knew??

My respect for the ancient Easter Island people has massively increased

The Rapa Nui (Easter Island) heads have bodies! While this isn't news in the Archaeology world, the discovery of hieroglyphs on the bases sort of is. Really interesting stuff!

Easter Island heads have bodies. The dirt and debris partially burying the statues was washed down from above and not deliberately placed there to bury, protect, or support the statues  the statues were erected in place and stand on stone pavements.

Easter Island heads have bodies! The back of this statue shows petroglyphs exposed by excavation. - photo from Easter Island Statue Project

enough said!

Fairy-tale Cottages in England. Today is enchanting English cottages. These fairy-tale cottages have ivy or moss growing on them.

Exmoor National Park, Somerset/Devon UK Valley of the Rocks South West Coastal Path

England: Exmoor National Park, Somerset/Devon UK Valley of the Rocks South West Coastal Path

Beatrix Potter's Yew Tree Farm in The Lake District, England

Yew Tree Farm in the Lake District in Cumbria. The Farm House (c. is one of the most photographed farms in the North as it was owned by Beatrix Potter in the & still retains most of her furnishings & original decor.

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