Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west
of Amesbury ... There is evidence of large-scale construction on and around the
monument that perhaps extends the land...
Oct 3, 2014 ... The biggest of Stonehenge's stones, known as sarsens, are up to 30 feet (9
meters) tall and weigh 25 tons (22.6 metric tons) on average.
The Greater, or Stonehenge, Cursus, a huge rectangular earthwork enclosure 1.7
miles long, seen from the air in 2000. The earliest structures known in the ...
Get facts, photos, and travel tips for Stonehenge, a World Heritage site in
England, from ... Photo: Parliament, Big Ben, and the London Eye along the
The first Stonehenge was a large earthwork or Henge, comprising a ditch, bank,
and the Aubrey holes, all probably built around 3100 BC. The Aubrey holes are ...
The fact that Stonehenge was not built overnight does not in any way diminish
the scale of the undertaking. ... The stones were surely too heavy for timber
The Neolithic age in which Stonehenge was built is so long ago that firm, factual
information is sparse. As a result there is no shortage of conflicting dates and ...
Stonehenge, in many peoples' minds, is the most mysterious place in the world.
.... Pearson also points out that a site as big as Stonehenge would have required
Sep 8, 2015 ... Researchers believe that it's older than Stonehenge and was used as a "ritual
arena" of some sort. "We don't think there's anything quite like ...
Most people believe that Stonehenge is a free-standing structure with ... The size
of some of the bigger ones is 8ft wide by 5ft thick and 25ft long, and the weight ...