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Structures of Arthurian Legend | King Arthur & The Knights of the Round Table

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Camelot: discovering the legend of King Arthur around Britain

King Arthur's Stone, Slaughter Bridge, Tintagel and Camelford, Cornwall, England (c.5 A.D.) The village of Slaughter Bridge is thought to be the location of Camlann, the site of Arthur's final battle, according to Geoffrey of Monmouth.

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Top 10 Welsh myths

The legendary King Arthur’s sword embedded in stone.

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•♥¸¸✞✿Excalibur is the legendary sword of King Arthur, sometimes attributed with magical powers or associated with the rightful sovereignty of Great Britain. Sometimes Excalibur and the Sword in the Stone (the proof of Arthur's lineage) are said to be the same weapon, but in most versions they are considered separate. The sword was associated with the Arthurian legend very early. In Welsh, the sword is called Caledfwlch.•♥¸¸✞✿

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Morgana Le Fay: She was either the half-sister or cousin of King Arthur and in some accounts his lover; she was also his enemy and a powerful sorceress

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Camelot: discovering the legend of King Arthur around Britain

Glastonbury Tor Since the alleged discovery of Arthur and Guinevere's remains in the 12th century, it has been claimed that Glastonbury Tor stands on the site of ancient Avalon, the island where Arthur died following his final battle against Mordred. Once surrounded by marshland, Glastonbury Tor was virtually an island during the Dark Ages.

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Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. Every man shall sit at equal height, at a round table to ensure equality.

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