Map of the Ancient Sites of Scilly - Ancient Penwith | Cornwall

West Penwith, Cornwall
Ancient Penwith
The prehistoric landscape of the Land's End peninsula
Ancient Penwith
Ancient Penwith
The prehistoric landscape of the Land's End Peninsula
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Map of the Ancient Sites of Scilly

Map of the Ancient Sites of the Isles of Scilly


This map uses the prehistoric sites on the ancient sites map of West Penwith and neighbouring areas. For some thoughts on Scilly's ancient sites, click here.
Click on any symbol for details and links about it. For the map key, click here.
To break out of this frame and enlarge the viewing area on your screen, click here.
Map researched and made by Palden Jenkins (resident in West Penwith).
Navigation tips:
  • To zoom into the map, use the wheel on your mouse or double-click on the map - where you place your cursor when you do it is where you'll zoom into. Otherwise, centre the map on the area you want by dragging the map, then use the +/- button in the bottom-right.
  • To get information and links about the ancient site you're looking at, click once on the site symbol.
  • To get rid of the map legend, click on the three dots to the right of the map title above-left and click 'collapse map legend'.


Acknowledgements. To Google Maps and their information and satellite photo suppliers for the maps. To EH Heritage Gateway, Pastscape, Cornwall Council Archaeology Dept, the Megalithic Portal, The Modern Antiquarian, John Michell, Craig Weatherhill, Meyn Mamvro, CASPN, Cheryl Straffon, Ray Cox and many other individual contributors for assistance and information included in the making of this map. And to Paldywan Kenobi's kettle for endless and invaluable supplies of tea.
Ancient Sites
Menhirs (queried or gone)
Stone Rows
Stone Rows
Fogous
Carns
Carns (outcrops & tors)
Wells and Springs
Wells & Springs
Prehistoric Settlements
Ancient Settlements (bronze and iron ages)
Early Churches
Early & Medieval churches
Holed Stones
Placed Stones
Natural Rocks & Outcrops
Chambered Cairns
Cairns Barrows and Tumuli
Isles of Scilly from Carn Les Boel
Isles of Scilly from Carn Les Boel
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