<< Text Pages >> Prairie de l'Ile menhir - Standing Stone (Menhir) in France in Pays de la Loire:Maine-et-Loire 49

Submitted by TheCaptain on Saturday, 16 April 2005  Page Views: 1665

Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Prairie de l'Ile menhir
Country: France Département: Pays de la Loire:Maine-et-Loire 49 Type: Standing Stone (Menhir)
Nearest Town: Doué-le-Fontaine  Nearest Village: Martigné-Briand
Latitude: 47.232000N  Longitude: 0.481W
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
no data 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
no data
Be the first person to rate this site - see the 'Contribute!' box in the right hand menu.

Internal Links:
External Links:

Menhir in Maine-et-Loire

IMPORTANT NOTE: Positional co-ordinates scaled from a detailed map source
You may be viewing yesterday's version of this page. To see the most up to date information please register for a free account.

Do not use the above information on other web sites or publications without permission of the contributor.

Nearby Images from Flickr
Coton club
Fin de journe

The above images may not be of the site on this page, but were taken nearby. They are loaded from Flickr so please click on them for image credits.

Click here to see more info for this site

Nearby sites

Click here to view sites on an interactive map of the area

Key: Red: member's photo, Blue: 3rd party photo, Yellow: other image, Green: no photo - please go there and take one, Grey: site destroyed

Download sites to:
KML (Google Earth)
GPX (GPS waypoints)
CSV (Garmin/Navman)
CSV (Excel)

To unlock full downloads you need to sign up as a Contributory Member. Otherwise downloads are limited to 50 sites.

Turn off the page maps and other distractions

Nearby sites listing. In the following links * = Image available
 213m NW 306° Menhir dit la Pierre Droite des Grouas* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 726m WNW 293° Menhir du Château des Noyers* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 2.6km S 185° La Pierre (Aubigné) Standing Stone (Menhir)
 4.6km SE 127° Polissoir des Grouas Polissoir
 5.2km NW 313° Dolmen des Trottieres Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 7.6km E 97° Menhir de la Pierre Couchée (Brigné) Standing Stone (Menhir)
 9.4km SSE 162° Menhir du Pont de Tremont Standing Stone (Menhir)
 10.0km NE 50° Dolmen dit la Pierre du Reveau Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 10.8km NNE 29° Pierre-Couchée (Les Alleuds) Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 10.9km NW 319° La Pierre Couverte de Montbenault* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 12.6km E 86° Louresse tumulus Chambered Tomb
 14.2km ENE 69° Dolmen de Bois Raymond Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 14.3km ENE 72° Pierre Couverte de Corbeau* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 14.4km ENE 75° Garançonnière polissoir Polissoir
 14.8km NNE 19° L'Etang Cromlech Stone Circle
 15.1km NNE 18° Beaupréau Menhir* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 15.1km NNE 18° Beaupréau Dolmen* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 15.7km SW 230° La Pierre Pointue (Coron) Standing Stone (Menhir)
 15.8km NE 39° Dolmen de la Motte* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 15.9km SW 218° La Pierre des Hommes* Standing Stone (Menhir)
 16.2km NE 34° Dolmen de la Pauvrière* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 16.6km ESE 107° Dolmen de la Croix de Fer Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 16.7km S 170° Dolmen dit la Pierre Couverte (Cléré-sur-Layon) Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 16.7km E 80° Dolmen de la Pierre Pétouse* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 16.8km E 82° Dolmen la Pierre Couverte de Saugré* Burial Chamber or Dolmen
View more nearby sites and additional images

<< Chateau des Anglais

Dolmen dit Gros-Caillou >>

Please add your thoughts on this site

The Old Straight Track, Alfred Watkins

The Old Straight Track, Alfred Watkins


Auto-Translation (Google)

Translate from English into:

"Prairie de l'Ile menhir" | Login/Create an Account | 0 News and Comments
Go back to top of page    Comments are owned by the poster. We aren't responsible for their content.
Your Name: Anonymous [ Register Now ]

Add your comment or contribution to this page. Spam or offensive posts are deleted immediately, don't even bother

<<< What is five plus one as a number? (Please type the answer to this question in the little box on the left)
You can also embed videos and other things. For Youtube please copy and paste the 'embed code'.
For Google Street View please include Street View in the text.
Create a web link like this: <a href="https://www.megalithic.co.uk">This is a link</a>  

Allowed HTML is:
<p> <b> <i> <a> <img> <em> <br> <strong> <blockquote> <tt> <li> <ol> <ul> <object> <param> <embed> <iframe>

We would like to know more about this location. Please feel free to add a brief description and any relevant information in your own language.
Wir möchten mehr über diese Stätte erfahren. Bitte zögern Sie nicht, eine kurze Beschreibung und relevante Informationen in Deutsch hinzuzufügen.
Nous aimerions en savoir encore un peu sur les lieux. S'il vous plaît n'hesitez pas à ajouter une courte description et tous les renseignements pertinents dans votre propre langue.
Quisieramos informarnos un poco más de las lugares. No dude en añadir una breve descripción y otros datos relevantes en su propio idioma.