|Burial Mounds in Carnac|
|Burial Mound at Le Crain du Barnenez|
Countless megaliths are found in Bretagne, a French province. Carnac is such a place where many megaliths been preserved. A lone Dolmen can be visited in Dol-de-Bretagne. Furthermore, in Bretagne you also find Dolmens back in Camaret-sur-Mer and Locmariaquer. If you visit Le Cairn du Barnenez than you saw the best preserved burial mound. In the past there have been many more such stones present but in Roman times and the Middle Ages they had no eye for these monuments and these stones were mainly used for new buildings.
Research from the air
Numerous monuments were overthrown by numerous conditions. Sometimes can not see that it is an overthrown Dolmen. Only when you look from the air you can see that it is a monument that usually lie in a particular line or circle.
Big and importance
The Dolmens were usually placed from large to small. The largest Dolmen was probably for a deceased leader, then came a slightly smaller Dolmen for a less important person from the community.
|Dolmen at Dol-de-Bretagne|