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Mayburgh Henge

| Eamont Bridge, Penrith CA10 2BY, England
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Lovely frosty walk

Lovely little walk, also stopped to see Arthur's round table. Nice bit of neolithic/pagan history... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Brittany H
Bristol, United Kingdom
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One of megalithic England's true wonders

Mayburgh Henge is located just off the old A6 road at Eamont Bridge on the south side of Penrith... read more

Reviewed 11 February 2017
Perth, United Kingdom
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| Eamont Bridge, Penrith CA10 2BY, England
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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Lovely little walk, also stopped to see Arthur's round table. Nice bit of neolithic/pagan history. Definitely worth a visit if you are in Penrith.

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Mayburgh Henge is located just off the old A6 road at Eamont Bridge on the south side of Penrith. It is basically built as a sort of e amphihteatre-like structure entirely built of millions of river pebbles. The structure is circular, about 100 metres in...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We had a nice walk to the henge from Arthur's table. Was worth the walk to have a little look at the henge. Sites like this always feel quite magical first thing in the morning. Worth a visit if your in the area. Probably not...More

Thank Hayley G
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Don't expect facilities, but this is a would be a lovely site for a picnic or to view a sunrise/sunset.

Thank Galabackhome
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is hard to find and when you eventually do find it there's not much there.wouldnt waste an hour of your time trying to find it as its not worth it.just situated outside penrith

Thank Bruce R
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Mayburgh Henge is a large circular banking built from river stones now covered by grass & trees but once an outstanding meeting point for the many tribes in the area. A few of the standing stones within the henge are still in position. How amazing...More

Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Despite the nearby traffic, this is a wonderful spot and right next to a very good hostelry (which I didn't go in). Beware though - there's absolutely NO mobile signal here! Not very many people were around so I had the place almost to myself.

Thank Ferial E
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Websites and Information board at the henge indicated that dogs where allowed but on a short leash. When we arrived we spotted a large sign on the gate "no dogs" We had no intention of leaving our dogs alone in the car on a hot...More

Thank Sandy 6
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Easy to park and a short walk to the top of the henge, which was interesting. Had to do this one on my own as Mr had to stay with our canine travelling companion. No dogs allowed on site.

Thank Ravelling
Reviewed 5 July 2016

There is not much to see here, just a massive bank of stones with a large "amphitheatre" - and only one remaining stone. However, archaeologically important. I was quite impressed with the size of it!

Thank Pippa65
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