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Synonyms for cromlech

a prehistoric megalithic tomb typically having two large upright stones and a capstone

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John Ellis Roberts, 70, fell 25ft onto a ledge at Dinas Cromlech, near Llanberis
Mid-morning heat is baking the hill as we begin the short but steep climb from the information centre along the road near the village of Dolni Glavanak, about 36km from the town of Harmanli, up a gravel path to Cromlech, which signboards (in Bulgarian and English) describe as the "Bulgarian Stonehenge".
It was surely one of the local landmarks that Thelwall pointed out to Wordsworth and Coleridge, and is thus likely one of the originals for Pompey's Pillar, the Druid cromlech or the Theban obelisk in The Excursion.
34) Thus, Tennyson rejects limiting his Arthur to any local, provincial tradition that "cleaves to cairn and cromlech still" ("To the Queen," l.
Andrew Brink, Loss and Symbolic Repair: A Psychological Study of Some English Poets (Hamilton, Ontario: The Cromlech Press, 1977); David Aberbach, Surviving Trauma: Loss, Literature and Psychoanalysis (New Haven/London: Yale University Press, 1989).
In 1835 Tongue also gave a painting of the Constantine Tolmen, together with a study of the megalith at Pentre Ifan (A Cromlech near Newport), to the Society of Antiquaries, London (Cat.
Fe welir 110 ohonnynt er enghraifft ar gapfaen cromlech Bachwen yng Nghlynnog, mae un arall ar un o feini siambr gladdu Dyffryn Ardudwy tra mae carreg arall hefo dwsin neu fwy ohonynt ar fferm Penllech yn Mhen Llyn.
Ms Lawrence, who has climbed in Gwynedd for 15 years, analysed names of 145 climbs from four crags in North Wales; Clogwyn Du'r Arddu, Dinorwig Slate Quarries, Dinas Cromlech and Craig Bwlch y Moch, Tremadog.
I CAN fully understand the shock of members of the Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team and family - and no doubt many others - at the death of John Ellis Roberts MBE a former head warden of Snowdonia National Park after his fall on Dinas Cromlech, Snowdonia recently.
A PS90,000 appeal has been launched to build a monument or cromlech of a dragon on rocks to be erected in Langemark near Ypres in Belgium.
YEAR OF BIRDS, JIMMY FLOYD HASSELBAIND and CROMLECH play Middlesbrough's Westgarth Social Club on Thursday.
The man, from Aberdyfi, Gwynedd, was attempting a climb known as Noah's Warning, 1,000ft up Dinas Cromlech, above the Llanberis Pass in Snowdonia.
Fellow climber Peter Vaughan-Smith told an inquest in Caernarfon yesterday that he'd asked Mr Roberts to guide him up Dinas Cromlech in the Llanberis Pass on the morning of July 17 last year.
All we need now is the Welsh contribution to complete the cromlech - a lasting tribute to the Welsh who died.
Wrth gyflwyno Barclodiad a chydnabod pwysigrwydd Llyn Cerrig Bach dyma dynnu coes ychydig hefo'r gynulleidfa fod rhain yn sicr ymhlith Tri Uchaf henebion Ynys Mn, ond wedyn wrth restru Bryn Celli Ddu, Din Lligwy, Bryn yr Hen Bobl, meini hirion Bryn Gwyn, Castell Bryn Gwyn, meini hirion Llanfechell, cromlech Bodowyr.