Hunebedden (Dutch dolmens) in proportion

About orientation patterns with hunebedden (in European context)

Measurement of ground plans

Choose a region.
Holland: Drenthe
Germany: Schleswig-Holstein, Niedersachsen, Mecklenburg
France: Ardèche and Gard
Ireland: County Cork
Bulgaria: Rodopi


Mecklenburg

NB. The phase indication behind a measurement refers to the phasing of the instruments used. See the page The instruments used. The correction of the magnetic declination was obtained from the website of the NOAA [14.1].

Barkvieren - Schuldt 92

April 2007, declination correction +1° included, measuring phase III
N 54°05.81’ / E 011°29.05’

Frauenmark - Schuldt 632

April 2007, declination correction +1° included, measuring phase III
N 53°31.93’ / E 011°48.16’

Mechelsdorf - Schuldt 12

April 2007, declination correction +1° included, measuring phase III
N 54°06.88’ / E 011°38.65’

Neu Gaarz - Schuldt 18

April 2007, declination correction +1° included, measuring phase III
N 54°07.22’ / E 011°38.67’

The northern side stone is a strange case. It doesn’t stand in the ground but on a support.
In addation its outer sides almost stand at a right angle and have sizes at a ratio of 1:2.