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Bānūži Devil's Stone - Devil's Gate Stone (Bānūžu Velnakmens — Vella Vārtu akmens)

Asukoht
Riik:
Latvia
Piirkond:
Vidzeme
Maakond:
Vecpiebalga
Vald:
Taurene
Asukoha kirjeldus
It is situated on the north-east bank of the Bānūži Lake.
Koordinaadid
lat=57.150319127537, lon=25.585482516111
57° 9' 1" N, 25° 35' 7" E
Asukoha kirjeldus

Local archaeological heritage. It is located in a small cape that towers scenically above the Bānūži Lake for more than several meters. The cape has many springs and

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it is wet. A huge impressive stone, slightly overgrown with moss. The dimensions of the stone: height in the southern part against the lake is 2.22 m, length — 4.40 m, width (at the foot) — 4.5 m, width (at the surface) — 3 m, circumference — 15 meters (Municipality of the Vecpiebalga County, 2012). Situated in the woods. Nearby is the Liv Settlement, Bānūži Holy Spring, Lower Liv Ancient Burial Ground (Lejaslībiešu senkapi), Jānis' Hill (Jāņkalns), Lode (Apši) Lutheran Church.

Lugu

No recorded folkloric material has been found until now. The local people know nothing to tell about the object.

Vaatamisväärsus
The stone is worth seeing.
Juurdepääs
There is the brown sign, which just like the driveway is hard to notice at once when driving from the Bānūži side. A well visible slightly steep path leads to the stone. The object is easily accessible and visible already at a distance from the beginning of the path.
Taristu
Except for the path that has been trodden anyway and the driveway that has been overgrown with small grass, there is no other facilitation, and, actually, there is no need for it.
Kohapealne info
There is no information stand. The proprietor of the nearby Stūrīši homestead could not tell anythin
Soovitav hülastajate hulk
41 ja rohkem
Tuntus
Known
Õiguslik seisund
Private

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