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Tuesday, February 11, 2014

The Rose Hill Tumulus

Your Daily Giant 2/11/2014
Today's Daily Giant comes from the book Rude Stone Monuments in all Countries-Their Age and Uses by James Fergusson, 1872, pgs. 156-157. The attached pic is one of the stones that made up the Aspartia Cist. The account from England which was reported in multiple sources, reads, "In the same paper in which Mr. Rooke describes the Rose Hill Tumulus he gives an account of an excavation at a place called Aspatria, a little farther westward, and near ...
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