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Fragments of an Earlier World

Stone Faces Gazetteer
Faces - Ciff Profiles, Boulders, Outcrops


Canada


Alaskan Higway, Mile 358, British Columbia, Canada
Indian Head Rock
Elora, Ontario, Canada
The Face Rock

    Face on cliff above the Grand River

    MNM#01-01174

Ovens Natural Park, Nova Scotia, Canada
Old Man of "The Ovens"

MNM#01-01205

Quebec, Canada - Saint-Georges-de-Malbaie (Percé)
Indian Head Rock / Tête d'Indien

Ecuador


Ingapirca, Cañar, Ecuador
Cara del Inca

England


Bedruthan, Cornwall
Queen Bess Rock
Bocastle, Cornwall
Profile Rock
Land’s End, Cornwall
Dr. Johnson
St. Ives, Cornwall
Man's Head Rock
Lakes District, Cumbria
Sphinx Rock

Rivelin, Sheffield
Man's Head Rock

Profile on cliff above the Rivelin Hotel, now hidden behind undergrowth and trees. Was once visible from east and west far down the Rivelin valley.

France


Trebeurden, Côtes-d'Armor, Bretagne
Père Trébeurden

    One of many unusual rock formations on the Brittany's "Pink Granite Coast", not too far away from the Rock Head in Brignogan on the following card

    MNM#01-01111

    GPS N 48° 46.096, W 3° 35.215

Brignogan, Finistère, Bretagne
Le Rocher de la Tête

One of many unusual rock formations on the Brittany's "Pink Granite Coast", not too far away from Père Trébeurden on the previous card

    MNM#01-01273

St Leonard de Bois, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire
Tête de Capucin

    MNM#01-01215

St Leonard de Bois, Sarthe, Pays de la Loire
Tête de Louis XVI

    MNM#01-01224

Japan


Shosen-kyo Gorge, Japan
Stone That Looks A Man's Face

    MNM#01-01217

New Zealand


Aoraki / Mount Cook National Park, NZ
Old Man of the Mountain

Rugged face overlooking Tasman Glacier above Ball Hut shelter. The face is not on the boulder outcrop, but on the mountain slope below it

Punakaiki, Westland, New Zealand
Maori Chief Rock

Northern Ireland


Portrush, County Antrim, Northern Ireland
Giant's Head Rock

Portugal


São Romão
Cabeça da Velha

Romania


Busteni
Great Bucegi Sphinx

Famous sculpted formation on a mountaintop in Bucegi Natural Park

Toplet
Banatean Sphinx / Sfinxul Banatean

Scotland


Galloway Hills
Grey Man of the Merrick
 

Sweden


Hoburg, Gotland, Sweden
Hoburgsgubben

Switzerland


Les Brenets, Switzerland
Sphinx Rock or Tête de Calvin

MNM#01-01274

A rocky bust of John Calvin projecting from the cliff above Lac des Brenets on the French-Swiss border

GPS N 47° 4.888, E 6° 42.350

Taiwan


Yeh-Liu, Taiwan
Queen Head

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