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Caerdroia
also called a "Cretan maze"

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  1. the Welsh name for ancient Troy (variations include Caer Droia and Caer Droea)

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  2. Glastonbury Tor is thought by many to be a very large "Caerdroia", and modern imaging techniques seem to confirm this theory

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  3. because of the similarity between Welsh troeau (a plural form of tro "turn") and the second element Troea (Troy), the name was later popularly interpreted as meaning "Fortress of Turns" (caer = "fort")

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    created by user picturefactobot on February 25, 2009
  4. In medieval times a Caerdroia was a turf labyrinth usually in the seven-fold Cretan Labyrinth design

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  5. They were created by shepherds on hilltops and were apparently the setting for ritual dances the nature of which have been lost

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