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Saturday, 13 December 2008

Fears for future of ancient stone on A35 in Dorset

An ancient monument is being neglected and is in danger of being damaged at the side of a Dorset road, it is feared.

The monument known as Broad Stone – thought to date from 2200BC – is believed to be vulnerable as it lies unprotected in grass close to the A35 between Dorchester and Bridport.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Saturday 13th December 2008

1 comment:

Middle Ditch said...

I didn't know about that one. Why is nobody protecting it? It's such a historical stone!

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