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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Seogu-ri Menhir
Country: South Korea Type: Standing Stone (Menhir)
Nearest Town: Seogu-ri  Nearest Village: Seogu-ri
Latitude: 37.355110N  Longitude: 127.684790E
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.
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.
4 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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Seogu-ri Menhir
Seogu-ri Menhir submitted by TomLee : Seogu-ri menhir; standing stone is used to indicate the boundary of a village. It was also the object of worship in the folk religion that workships natural objects. It is saild that village people hold memorial services in front of standing stone. Its height is abour 2.45 Meters. Its GPS is about 37" 21' 18.40" N and 127' 41' 05.26E Thanks, Tom, Lee (Vote or comment on this photo)
Standing Stone (Menhir) in Korea

The Seogu-ri menhir is used to indicate the boundary of a village. It was also the object of worship in the folk religion that workships natural objects. It is saild that village people hold memorial services in front of standing stone. Its height is abour 2.45 Meters.
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