A Fourth Lunar Foresight for the Brogar Ring

@article{Thom1977AFL,
  title={A Fourth Lunar Foresight for the Brogar Ring},
  author={Archibald Stevenson Thom and Alexander Strang Thom},
  journal={Journal for the History of Astronomy},
  year={1977},
  volume={8},
  pages={54 - 55}
}
  • A. Thom, A. Thom
  • Published 1 February 1977
  • Physics
  • Journal for the History of Astronomy
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We find in Britain many indications that in Megalithic times the Sun, Moon and stars were carefully observed at rising or setting. Probably no great accuracy was needed for stellar observations where
The Kermario Alignments
In 1972 and 1973 we made two further expeditions to Carnac.! Much new and useful information was obtained, but the most important task which we completed was a survey of the Kermario alignments from
The Carnac Alignments
In Figure I of our previous paper,' a key plan is given showing the arrangement of the Carnac alignments and some of the nearby large menhirs. It is shown there that solar and lunar backsights and
The Kerlescan Cromlechs
It is known! that for setting out long lengths the builders of Megalithic sites in Britain normally used a unit of 2t Megalithic yards (my) and that their closed rings had perimeters integral in this
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The Kermario Alignments", ibid., v (1974),30-47
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