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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 lan...

Stonehenge: Facts & Theories About Mysterious Monument

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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.

10 facts about Stonehenge | History Extra

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Sep 11, 2014 ... It is possibly the most famous prehistoric monument in the world. But how much do you know about Stonehenge? Here are 10 important facts.

A bigger, older Stonehenge has been unearthed by scientists a mile ...

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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 ...

Stonehenge -- World Heritage Site -- National Geographic

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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 Thames.

How and why was Stonehenge built? - Bradshaw Foundation

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The fact that Stonehenge was not built overnight does not in any way diminish the scale of the undertaking. But how could this have been achieved by a ...

When was Stonehenge built and by who? - Bradshaw Foundation

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Between 3100 and 2800 BC the Great Cursus 300 yards from Stonehenge had been ... Over the next 200 years, between 2700 and 2500 BC, a large number of  ...

How Big Are The Stones? | Stonehenge Facts

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Read fascinating facts and figures on the various sizes of stone used in the construction of Stonehenge, from the bluestones to the Great Trilithons.

About Stonehenge

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Stonehenge was constructed in three phases. It has been estimated that the three phases of the construction required more than thirty million hours of labour.

How it was built - Stonehenge.co.uk - Your guide to Stonehenge, the ...

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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 ...

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Stonehenge - British History - HISTORY.com

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Find out more about the history of Stonehenge, including videos, interesting articles, ... structures called trilithons that stand tall in the center of Stonehenge.

7 Things You Should Know About Stonehenge - History Lists

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Aug 28, 2015 ... Learn more about Stonehenge, including how it once ended up on the ... The two types of stones at the center of the monument, the large ...

The Mystery Of Stonehenge? What Is It And What Was It's Use

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What was Stonehenge used for? and how was it built. ... Stand next to one of the big Sarsen Stones and you begin to understand what a task this would be even ...