This is a reconstruction of a beehive used by monks for quiet contemplation and retreat, found in the small town of Kilmartin.
Kilmartin Glen is an area in Argyll not far from Kintyre, which has one of the most important concentrations of Neolithic and Bronze Age remains in Scotland. The glen is located between Oban and Lochgilphead, surrounding the village of Kilmartin. There are more than 350 ancient monuments within a six mile radius of the village, with 150 of them being prehistoric.
Unique Buildings of the World 2011 19/12/11
Ancient Relics, Customs and Sites group
Shelters Group 15/06/2013