|site_type = minilith|
|To specify an archaeological site as a minilith - small stones that have been used to construct an alignment (also known as a setting).|
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A minilith is a small stone that has been used to construct an alignment (also known as a setting). Component stones are typically 20cm high or less. The size at which a stone is classified as a minilith rather than a megalith is not well defined.
Many miniliths have been found on Exmoor in the UK. The term "minilithic" was coined by .
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- wikipedia=* - a link to Wikipedia's article
- wikidata=* - an ID of the specific Wikidata item
- historic:civilization=* (or more precise subtags) - the civilization (culture) that originally created the feature
- historic:period=* - the historical period in which the feature was created.
- tourism=attraction - if the minilith is a tourist attraction.
- heritage=* - the minilith is registered by an official heritage organisation.