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Stonehenge

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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 ... Stonehenge, a huge prehistoric monument, was built 5000 years ago ... are up to 30 feet (9 meters) tall and weigh 25 tons (22.6 metric tons) on ...

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.

Stonehenge

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Stonehenge: Stonehenge is a monumental circular setting of large standing stones surrounded by a circular earthwork, built in prehistoric times beginning about ...

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 ...

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 ...

Stonehenge researchers discover site is much larger than ...

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Sep 10, 2014 ... Another large monument north-east of Stonehenge is Durrington Walls, a huge superhenge nearly 500 metres wide. The survey revealed an ...

Seven Wonders of the Midieval World - Stonehenge

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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  ...

Stones of England - Stonehenge

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It is worth noting that the nearest source of stones of the size represented by the large sarsens at Stonehenge is on the Marlborough Downs, about 30km (18mi) ...

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.

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.