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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Menhir de Crévin
Country: France Département: Bretagne:Ille-et-Vilaine (35) Type: Standing Stone (Menhir)
Nearest Town: Rennes  Nearest Village: Crévin
Latitude: 47.941680N  Longitude: 1.64406W
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:
2Not Good
0No data.
3 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

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Menhir de Crévin
Menhir de Crévin submitted by Dipo : Menhir de Crévin (Vote or comment on this photo)
This little purple schist standing stone: 1,10m high 0,80m wide and 0,50m thickness, is located 18 kms South of Rennes, near Crévin alongside D101 road toward Chanteloup village. At 1,5 kms from Crevin center at "Le Menhir" hamlet.

"Le Menhir"(Crévin); "La Pierre des Fees"(Janzé); "La Pierre de Rumfort"(Le Theil) & "La Pierre de Richebourg"(Retiers) are on the same line. Some others Standing stones disappeared since 19th century was on the same line: "Les Bouilons" (Janzé), "La Rimbergère" (La Couyere), "Pierrelet" (Retiers), "Pierre Marie" (Chelun),... This line continue toward South Est throught MAYENNE and MAINE & LOIRE Departement ex: "Rochepoulain" Menhir at Renaze (53), "La Poterie" Menhir + Dolmen at St Quentin Les Anges (53),....
May be a neolithic way ?
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