On the black beaches surrounding Dritvík there lies a ship wreck and four stones reminding us of the area's past as a fishing station.
This ancient test of loading the stone on the plinth was revived in 2011 when a replacement stone was found for the Pudrac plinth.
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The well-balanced stone sits in a village that has been a popular resting stop for travellers for hundreds of years.