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A Place full of positive energy

This tone circle has a magical atmosphere. It is off the beaten track, I would recommend it to people who like ancient stone circles.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 September 2016
Freezingwater2016
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Newport, United Kingdom
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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

This tone circle has a magical atmosphere. It is off the beaten track, I would recommend it to people who like ancient stone circles.

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London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

This site is a little tricky to find. Keep your eyes peeled as you drive along the A30 from Penzance to lands end. About 800m past the turning to Carn Euny, look out for the lay by on the left with a small plaque. If you reach a bend with a furniture workshop on the right, then you've gone too... More 

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Sandy, United Kingdom
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528 reviews
276 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

There is only room for about two cars in the layby and the area is not very well marked, apart from the beginning of the path. It took us about fifteen minutes to walk to the circle, through bracken and blackberry bushes; the ground is very uneven and there is no wheelchair access. Boscawen-un means ‘House of the Elder Tree’... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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255 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Visited with friends on a sunny afternoon. Easy to find with space for a couple of cars. Small uneven walking path, but what a great little circle! Took out our dowsing rods and had a blast! So much energy here. Very private, great place for a picnic. FREE

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1 Thank KenmareLisa
Ripon, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

When we finally found it there was a guy water-divining (or possibly checking out lay lines?). Being a natural cynic I don't do spiritual stuff, but this place did have a palpable and memorable magic about it. Helped no doubt by a glorious display of spring flowers. Very well worth the effort required.

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Thank AJSchaser
Atlanta, Georgia
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395 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 224 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Everyone gravitates towards Stonehenge but not many take the time to go and see the other stone circles that are free to visit and touch in England. You can bask in their glory at your leisure. England has 1000's of stone circle. One such amazing one is Boscawen-un - a little bit of a trek to get to it, but... More 

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Thank Sanders3
Sydney, Australia
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17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is a little hard to find but well worth it. There is parking for 3 or 4 cars and access through a swing gate to the field. It's easy walking.

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Hastings
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

This place is always amazing, it oozes a feeling of magic & energy. So pretty too, hidden on that gentle slope. If approaching from the A30 layby it's worth stopping at the stony outcrop where from you can see the circle nestling betwixt the trees & gorse, beckoning you to come closer. When here I always have a feeling of... More 

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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2016

Boscawen Un stone circle has long been recognised at significant. It was a major influence on Borlase, who in turn influenced Iolo Morgannwg and the Welsh Gorsedd. It was later used by Gorsedh Kernow for Bardic ceremonies. The circle is situated on a back slope in a remote and quiet place. The circle is undoubtedly a spiritual site and it... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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142 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

You need to look out for the sign as it's basically a brown stick on the side of the road next to a wooden gate but the park on the side of the road fits about 2 cars so look for that- it's the only space of its type on the road. It's just a short walk from there to... More 

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