Corpus ID: 117558222

Orientations of the Giant's Churches in Ostrobothnia, Finland

  title={Orientations of the Giant's Churches in Ostrobothnia, Finland},
  author={M. Ridderstad and J. Okkonen},
  journal={arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics},
  • M. Ridderstad, J. Okkonen
  • Published 2009
  • Physics
  • arXiv: History and Philosophy of Physics
  • The orientations of 23 Giant's Churches, dating from 2500-2000 BCE, located in Ostrobothnia, Finland, have been measured. Many of them are found to have orientations to the risings and settings of the sun on the main solar dates of the year.