Arthur's Stone, Dorstone, South Herefordshire

Arthur's Stone, Dorstone, South Herefordshire
Photograph taken 1958 © Copyright Crown copyright.NMR ref: aa79/00299

Arthur's Stone is the remains of a Neolithic chambered tomb. The huge capstone, which is over 20 feet long, covered the burial chamber. The earth mound which originally covered the stones has eroded away. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010). Find out more.

Location

Herefordshire Dorstone

Period

Prehistoric (to AD42)

Tags

neolithic burial chamber barrow long tomb religion faith legend arthur prehistoric (to ad42) english heritage stone age death