Gochang Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites

Koch’ang-gun County, Chollabuk-do Province; Hwasun-gun County, Chollanam-do Province; Kangwha-gun County, Inch’on Province South Korea

From UNESCO:

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The prehistoric cemeteries at Gochang, Hwasun, and Ganghwa contain many hundreds of examples of dolmens - tombs from the 1st millennium BC constructed of large stone slabs. They form part of the Megalithic culture, found in many parts of the world, but nowhere in such a concentrated form.

From our members:

Planinar visited from 4/20/2014 to .

kalachimera visited from 8/23/2011 to 8/23/2011.

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