This big boulder of Carlsstenen
or Karlsstenen is
found 300 south of
Gronnesse Gods, where it
is the roof og the megalith grave
Grønnessedyssen. The tomb is from around
In 1908, Carlsstenen was selected to be
the main motif on the new Danish
five-krone banknote, issued by Danmarks
Amtsvejen 280, 3390
GPS: 55°57'06.8"N 11°55'42.1"E
metres high, 2,3 metres wide and 3,5 meters
long. It is 9,7 metres in
Meaning of the
name: I suppose it is named after
Count Carl of Hesse, who owned the
estate from 1792-1804, when it passed to
Crown Prince Frederik (VI).
Large grained grey Granite.
Legend: It was
thrown by a giant from Jægerspris
towards Torup Church.
inside and up