Some Megaliths I Discovered in Tunisia

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April 18th 2013
Published: May 5th 2013
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A Pile of StonesA Pile of StonesA Pile of Stones

The other side of a gauge so I couldn't get to them

The Camel Stones

While Looking for the Necropolis of Elles I got lost and happened upon some megaliths.

(To see details of my visit to Elles -

I found 3 different sites while driving down the wrong road:

• One looks like a pile of stones
• One is a single Standing stone next to the road
• The other is a set of 3 standing stones between the road and a farm.

There is no town town nearby, so for now I am going to call them the 'Camel Stones' in honour of Tunisia's famous animal.

There were many quarries in the area and while driving around I noticed many stones that could have been the remnants of megalithic structures left by our ancestors. This area definitely warrants a return or a visit by someone with a lot more time than I had on this day

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The Three Camel Stones

With the farm behind

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