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Eamont Bridge and Arthur's Round Table
Two prehistoric henge monuments have become known as Arthur's Round Table, a common theme in folklore were ancient structures become romanticised into legendary sites. A cave near Eamont Bridge called giants cave is associated with two legendary giants called Tarquin and Isir. Tarquin was slain by Arthurs champion, Sir Lancelot, and Isir is said to have lived in the cave existing on a diet of human flesh.