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Neolithic and Bronze AgeSite Name: Île de Quéménes megalithic ensemble
Country: France Département: Bretagne:Finistère (29) Type: Standing Stones
 Nearest Village: Île de Quéménes
Latitude: 48.373300N  Longitude: 4.8993W
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
no data Ambience:
5Superb
4Good
3Ordinary
2Not Good
1Awful
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
4
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At the south of this island can be found a couple of 3 metre tall menhirs and the remains of a couple of burial chambers.

To the west can be found a tumulus, with oither destroyed dolmens nearby.


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 798m W 281° Dolmen et Pierres couchées de Beg ar Groas Burial Chamber or Dolmen
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 1.1km N 358° Tumulus de Lédénez-Vian Burial Chamber or Dolmen
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 3.4km W 264° Dolmen de l'Île de Triélin 1 Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 4.1km SE 131° Cromlech de l'Île-de-Béniguet Stone Circle
 4.3km SE 144° Cairn de l'Île de Béniguet Burial Chamber or Dolmen
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 4.9km NW 316° Dolmen de Ledenez Vian Kemenez Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 5.4km NW 304° Dolmens de l'Île-Molène Burial Chamber or Dolmen
 8.0km NW 308° Dolmen de l'Île-de-Balanec Burial Chamber or Dolmen
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 10.4km NW 308° Dolmens de l'Île-de-Bannec Burial Chamber or Dolmen
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 10.9km NE 49° Tumuli de l'ile Ségal* Barrow Cemetery
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