Connecticut is a state rich in lithic structures. Of particular interest ar the Summer Solstice Line and the Manitou stones.

Stone Circles

From Edward Bochnak:

 

Perched Rocks & Dolmens


From Tom Paul:

From Polly Midgley:

 

Standing Stones & Manitou Stones
 

From Sue Carlson:

 

Rock Stacks & Mounds
 

From Tom Paul:

 

Shrines, Enclosures, and Seats
 

From Tom Paul:

 

Stone Effigies
 

From Tom Paul:

From Tom MacSweeney:

 

Miscellaneous

From Betsy Brewster:

 

From Edward Bochnak:

 

From Tim MacSweeney:

 

From Sue Carlson:

From Tom Pual:

From Bob Morton:

 

A small rock stack from Concord MA(left). Compare to the NEARA logo (right).

 

 

Fewer sites have been found in Maine thus far, but the state has fine examples of petrogylphs.

Stone Circles

From Colgate Gilbert:

From Derek Gunn:

From Edward Bochnak:

From Scott Brown:

From Ann Banks:

From Peter Waksman:
Modern Stone Circle #1 ~ Littleton [P] (appeared ~1985)
Modern Stone Circle #2 ~ Littleton [P] (appeared ~1985)
 

Stone Chambers

From Sue Carlson:

From Peter Waksman:

From Lisa Grashow:

From Derek Gunn:

From Scott Brown:

From Tim Fohl:

From Ben Jorgensen:

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Forges

From Tim Fohl:

 

Standing Stones & Manitou Stones

From Sue Carlson:

From Derek Gunn:

From a friend of Jic Davis:

From Peter Waksman:

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Perched Rocks & Dolmens

From Sue Carlson:

From Lisa Grashow:

From Derek Gunn:

From Peter Gowdy:

From Peter Waksman:

Courtesy of Jic Davis:

From Dan Hunt:

Dan Boudillion:

From Polly Midgely:

 

Rocking Stones

Two views of a well balanced rocking stone - Carlisle

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Elongated Mounds & Earthworks

From Ann Banks:

From Peter Waksman:

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Rock Stacks & Mounds

From Peter Waksman:

From Tim Fohl:

From Jeff Kunz:

From Dan Boudillion:

Petroglyphs & Inscribed Rocks

From Lisa Grashow:

From Peter Waksman:

From Derek Gunn:

From Damon Howard:

From Dale Schultz:  (courtesy of Ann Banks)

From Sundea Murphy: (courtesy of Ann Banks)

 

Shrines, Enclosures, and Seats

From Peter Waksman:

Shrine at Great Brook Farms (Modern) ~ Carlisle

From Derek Gunn:

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Stone Effigies

From Peter Waksman:

From Tim Fohl:

From Dan Boudillion:

 

Miscellaneous

From Derek Gunn:

From Bradley P. Dean:

From Scott Brown:

From Jeff Kunz:

From Ann Banks:

From Dan Boudillion:

Coins

From Emeric Spooner:

 

 

From Larry Mulligan:

From Herman Bender:
"Inukshuk" ~ North of Wisconsin

 

Stone Chambers


From Sue Carlson:

 

From Lisa Grashow:
Acworth Chamber, with Byron Dix ~ Acworth
Bristol Chamber ~ Bristol

 

Standing Stones & Manitou Stones


From Sue Carlson:


Rock Stacks & Mounds


From Lisa Grashow:

 

[From Jarlene Cornett and Jane Baribeau]

 

Perched Rocks & Dolmens


From Peter Waksman:

 

Petroglyphs & Inscribed Rocks


From Sue Carlson:

Courtesy of Michael Hathaway:

 

 

 New York

Stone Chambers

From Lisa Grashow:
Whangton Rd. Chamber ~ Putnam County
Winter Chamber ~ Putnam County
Interior

From William Pollard:

Mead's Corner Chamber ~ Putnam County
Mead's Corner Chamber, interior ~ Putnam County
Peekskill Hillside Chamber ~ Putnam County
Peeksill Hillside Chamber, Inside ~ Putnam County

Ninham Mt. Freestanding Chamber ~ Putnam County

Ninham Mt. Freestanding Chamber, Second view ~ Putnam County

Oscawanna Heights Chamber ~ Putnam County
Oscawanna Chamber, Inside ~ Putnam County
Oscawanna Chamber, Inside ~ Putnam County

Quartz Artifact found in Oscawanna Chamber
Location of where Artifact was found in 1980

From Scott Brown:
Putnam County Chamber I
Putnam County Chamber II

 From Edward Bochnak:
Kent Cliff Chamber

Perched Rocks & Dolmens

From Sue Carlson:
The Salem Dolmen ~ North Salem [P]
    Another View

From Edward Bochnak:
The Salem Dolmen
Rocking Rock 

From Betty Cypser:
Dolmen ~ Somers
Cobbling Rock

 From Polly Midgley:
Perched Rock ~ Dutchess
New Castle Dolmen ~ Westchester
Toppled Dolmen Westchester 

 

Petroglyphs & Inscribed Rocks

From William Pollard:
Carving ~ Dover
Carving ~ Dover

From Beth Flory:
Raised Letter Inscription ~ Yates County
Sketch of Inscription

 

From Edward Bochnak:
Frost Valley/Three Rivers Petroglyph

From Polly Midgley:
Frost Valley/Three Rivers Petroglyph I
Frost Valley/Three Rivers Petroglyph II

 Rock Stacks & Mounds

 From William Pollard:
Whangton Road Hillside Cairn ~ Putnam County
   Another View

 From Susan Miller:
Cairn ~ Otsego County
Shale Cairn ~ Otsego County

From Dave Schewe:
Quartz Cairn ~ Yates County
Cairn ~ Yates County
Cairn ~ Yates County 

 Standing Stones & Manitou Stones

From Clark Galloway:
Manitou Stone ~ Dutch Church Site
Stone Markings ~ Dutch Church Site

 From Polly Midgley:
>Devil's Tombstone ~ Greene County 

 

A slide show of some of the pubic lithic sites.

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Quebec photos.

Perched Rocks & Dolmens


From Tom Paul:

 

Elongated Mounds & Earthworks

From Jim Moore:

 

Rock Stacks & Mounds


From Sue Carlson:

 

Petroglyphs & Inscribed Rocks


From Jim Moore:

 

From Edward Bochnak:

 

Vermont has a number of lithic examples including the one shown here.