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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Oberlöstern Menhir
Country: Germany Land: Saarland Type: Standing Stone (Menhir)
Nearest Town: Trier  Nearest Village: Oberlöstern
Latitude: 49.578101N  Longitude: 6.925375E
Condition:
5Perfect
4Almost Perfect
3Reasonable but with some damage
2Ruined but still recognisable as an ancient site
1Pretty much destroyed, possibly visible as crop marks
0No data.
-1Completely destroyed
4 Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
0No data.
4 Access:
5Can be driven to, probably with disabled access
4Short walk on a footpath
3Requiring a bit more of a walk
2A long walk
1In the middle of nowhere, a nightmare to find
0No data.
5 Accuracy:
5co-ordinates taken by GPS or official recorded co-ordinates
4co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map
3co-ordinates scaled from a bad map
2co-ordinates of the nearest village
1co-ordinates of the nearest town
0no data
4

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Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann : Romanised/christianised standing stone/border stone Oberlöstern. (Vote or comment on this photo)
Standing Stones in Saarland

About 1.5m Meter tall menhir, used by Romans as milestone and later christianised at corner of road in town.
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Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann : Romanised/christianised standing stone/border stone Oberlöstern. (Vote or comment on this photo)

Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann (Vote or comment on this photo)

Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann (5 comments - Vote or comment on this photo)

Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann (Vote or comment on this photo)

Oberlöstern Menhir
Oberlöstern Menhir submitted by KaiHofmann (Vote or comment on this photo)

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 846m WNW 282° Oberloestern Monumentalgrabhuegel* Round Barrow(s)
 1.1km NE 36° Schlittchen* Ancient Mine, Quarry or other Industry
 1.7km SW 222° Grabhuegelgruppe Preussenkopf Barrow Cemetery
 6.0km E 96° Grindborn* Holy Well or Sacred Spring
 7.6km NE 49° Hunnenring* Hillfort
 7.7km NE 50° Otzenhausen Quelle* Holy Well or Sacred Spring
 8.2km E 84° Huegelgraeberfeld Priesberg Barrow Cemetery
 9.5km SW 220° Grabhuegelfeld Nunkircher Hecken Barrow Cemetery
 10.6km SE 129° Tholey Fuchshuebel* Round Barrow(s)
 11.8km N 2° Gräberfeld Königsfeld Barrow Cemetery
 11.9km SE 124° Mommerich Huenenwall* Hillfort
 12.4km SSW 199° Birg Keltenburg, Limbach Hillfort
 12.7km SE 143° Storchenstein* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 13.3km SW 216° Huegelgraeber Kleiner Lueckner Barrow Cemetery
 13.4km ESE 115° Guedesweiler Wildfrauenhoehle* Cave or Rock Shelter
 13.4km SE 134° Wareswald* Ancient Village or Settlement
 13.6km WSW 254° Keltenstein* Natural Stone / Erratic / Other Natural Feature
 13.6km E 99° Hinkelstein Walhausen* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 13.9km ESE 114° Der Gutenbrunnen* Holy Well or Sacred Spring
 14.0km NNW 348° Graue Eltz* Natural Stone / Erratic / Other Natural Feature
 14.3km SSE 165° Sotzweiler Steinkreuz* Ancient Cross
 15.4km NNW 343° Hinkelstein von Beuren* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 15.5km NW 320° Hünengrab Drei Mörder* Chambered Tomb
 15.5km SE 129° Augenborn* Holy Well or Sacred Spring
 15.8km SW 216° Odilienquelle Lueckner* Holy Well or Sacred Spring
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