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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Bullhead Vishap
Country: Armenia Type: Standing Stone (Menhir)
Nearest Town: 40.021920  Nearest Village: 45.177201
Latitude: 40.021906N  Longitude: 45.177243E
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.
no data 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.
no data 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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Armenian Menhir (Vishap) with a sculptured frontside.
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