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Farmer Moved This Rock And His Discovery Changed History Of The UK

People generally find many things in different places which are not exactly the anticipated places to find those things. Once, a French person found a necklace of pearls in his old house and later saw that the words on each of the pearl were "To Josephine." It obviously made him rich. But some are not as lucky. Take for an instance, the farmer who found this stone. Now you would wonder what difference could a stone or a rock possibly make? It did. It made him discover something that Napoleon would've loved to have more than Josephine.

It made him discover a whole new Scottish city. Here is how. 

Farmer Moved This Rock And His Discovery Changed History Of The UK

Farmer Moved This Rock And His Discovery Changed History Of The UK

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Prior to moving this rock, this farmer was not aware that he was about the discover one of the oldest cities of Great Britain. 

Prior to moving this rock, this farmer was not aware that he was about the discover one of the oldest cities of Great Britain. 

On the island of Orkney the farmer found this stone which led him to a house. 

On the island of Orkney the farmer found this stone which led him to a house. 

On going farther in he noticed that the whole house was underground. 

On going farther in he noticed that the whole house was underground. 

This was the lost city of Skara Brae. 

This was the lost city of Skara Brae. 

It is 5000 years old which makes it more ancient than the great Pyramids.

It is 5000 years old which makes it more ancient than the great Pyramids.

Most of the city has been destroyed though, except for 8 houses. 

Most of the city has been destroyed though, except for 8 houses. 

Amazing! How something seemingly insignificant can quite literally open the doors of a thing this huge. 

Amazing! How something seemingly insignificant can quite literally open the doors of a thing this huge. 

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