Sphinx and the Griffin

Sphinx and the Griffin

Exploring the curious connections between the Griffin and the Sphinx. There is a remarkable number of similarities in the mythos. We look at those in detail. We put forward information to the origin of the Sphinxs head, what it may have more likely been based on the stories – that it was the face of a bird of prey/falcon. The strong connections of mythological Horus / Apollo / Mercury to this. Was the Sphinx built…

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Nottingham ‘Newgrange’ not quite

Nottingham ‘Newgrange’ not quite

Not quite a ‘Newgrange’ replica, what I did find was quite a remarkable looking structure within the grounds of a cemetery north of the city of Nottingham. Found on the very cusp of the city boundary between the City of Nottingham and the area known as Nuthall on the A6002. Was informed of the structure quite some time ago, whenever I pass through this road I would always catch sight of it. Kept placing a…

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