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Cortiçô dolmen or Orca do Cortiçô

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Cortiçô dolmen or Orca do Cortiçô
Location
6370-
District:Guarda
County :Fornos de Algodres
Parish:Cortiçô
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Along with Matança dolmen, Cortiçô dolmen is one of the Megalithic monuments testifying the most ancient vestige of human presence in the region. It has been well-preserved and it consists of a polygonal chamber, eight upright stones in situ and two upright stones that have fallen down. This dolmen has kept the capstone and three upright stones are still to be seen in the corridor, two of them have lying down. There are also painting vestiges in the chamber’s upright stones.

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