Gavrinis

The megalithic tomb at Gavrinis is on an island in the Gulf of Morbihan. This is accessible by a short boat trip from Larmor-Baden. The Gavrinis Tumulus stands at a height of about 20ft and 165ft in circumference. There are twenty-nine upright stones which lead via a passage to a large chamber. This chamber is topped with a large square stone of about 13ft. There are carvings of and three holes cut into the rock of one of the chambers.

On going into a passage leading to the inner chamber, there are two prominent stone sills on the floor. There are designs carved on the threshold of the inner chamber.

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