The Boulder of Herslev

HERSLEV

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This big boulder of Herslev Stenen is found on a tomb, forming the exposed roof. The 5000 year old dolmen was originally way larger, but many rocks and boulders has been removed. It is partly covered in elder.

Location: Statenevej 13, 5900 Rudkøbing. The tomb is 100 metres out on a field 2,5 kilometres outside the village of Lindelse on Langeland.
GPS: 54.890495, 10.736429

Size: 95 centimetres high,  183 centimetres wide and  385 centimetres long.

Meaning of the name: I named after the tomb.

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Legend: The dolmen is from the  Funnel Beaker Culture era, which would make it round 5000 years old.