Nine Maidens Stone Circle

The legend of the Nine Maidens stone circle at Belstone is that nine maidens were turned to stone for dancing on the Sabbath and that at noon the church bells bring them to life and they dance. In fact, the stones were placed by Bronze Age man and form the outer wall of a long […]

The legend of the Nine Maidens stone circle at Belstone is that nine maidens were turned to stone for dancing on the Sabbath and that at noon the church bells bring them to life and they dance. In fact, the stones were placed by Bronze Age man and form the outer wall of a long vanished burial chamber.