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Exploring new interpretations
of past and place
in archaeology, folklore
and mythology

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Heart of Albion Press
publishers of books and booklets
on folklore, mythology, local history and much more.

NEW from Heart of Albion
May 2005:


Sacred Places: Prehistory and popular imagination
by Bob Trubshaw

This book looks back at the days of At the Edge and other 'Earth Mysteries' 'zines and provides detailed discussions of many of the topics outlined here.

More about Sacred Places

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This site contains an archive of articles originally published in At the Edge and its predecessor, Mercian Mysteries, between 1989 and 1998.


In 1998 At the Edge merged with 3rd Stone magazine, which in turn ceased publication at the end of 2003


Links to about 90 on-line articles about archaeology, folklore and mythology



WWW At the Edge only


Full index to At the Edge issues 1 to 10.

Contents of back issues of At the Edge

Why At the Edge merged with 3rd Stone.

What was At the Edge?

What was Mercian Mysteries?

Copyright 1996–2005. No unauthorised copying or reproduction except if all following conditions apply:
a: Copy is complete (including this copyright statement).
b: No changes are made.
c: No charge is made.

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Created July 1997; updated November 2008