Web Results

Stonehenge

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stonehenge

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury ... Christopher Chippindale's Stonehenge Complete gives the derivation of the name Stonehenge as comin...

Stonehenge - British History - HISTORY.com

www.history.com/topics/british-history/stonehenge

Find out more about the history of Stonehenge, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Stonehenge - History of Stonehenge | English Heritage

www.english-heritage.org.uk/visit/places/stonehenge/history/

A history of Stonehenge, explaining how the prehistoric monument ... Greater, or Stonehenge, and Lesser Cursus), and several long barrows, all dating from the ...

10 facts about Stonehenge | History Extra

www.historyextra.com/feature/weird-and-wonderful/10-facts-about-stonehenge

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 - Britannia.com

www.britannia.com/history/h7.html

Stonehenge is surely Britain's greatest national icon, symbolizing mystery, ... The bluestones weigh up to 4 tons each and about 80 stones were used, in all. ... It is told by the twelfth century writer, Geoffrey of Monmouth, in his History of the ...

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

www.stonehenge.co.uk/history.php

... at Stonehenge. For historical details, photos and more about Stonehenge, go to:- ... whole of Britain and has attracted visitors from earliest times. It stands as a  ...

Who discovered Stonehenge? | Reference.com

www.reference.com/history/discovered-stonehenge-bad9916fa84ac6a7

Nobody "discovered" Stonehenge; since its construction, the existence of the ... in "Historia Anglorum" by Henry Huntington and "History of the Kings of Britain" ... it was revealed that Stonehenge was originally larger and stood as a complete ...

Secret history of Stonehenge revealed | The Independent

www.independent.co.uk/life-style/history/secret-history-of-stonehenge-revealed-6268237.html

Nov 25, 2011 ... Secret history of Stonehenge revealed .... will take a further two years to complete , says Professor Vince Gaffney, the director the project.

New Light on Stonehenge | History | Smithsonian

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/new-light-on-stonehenge-11706891/

After all, Stonehenge's sarsens—enormous blocks of hard sandstone used to build the towering trilithons—were quarried and collected from the Marlborough ...

What Lies Beneath Stonehenge? | History | Smithsonian

www.smithsonianmag.com/history/what-lies-beneath-Stonehenge-180952437/

Gaffney's latest research effort, the Stonehenge Hidden Landscapes Project, is a ... The joys and frustrations of all archaeological study—perhaps all historical ...

More Info

7 Things You Should Know About Stonehenge - History Lists

www.history.com

Aug 28, 2015 ... Learn more about Stonehenge, including how it once ended up on the ... only primitive tools, managed to haul all the massive stones to the site.

Stonehenge: Facts & Theories About Mysterious Monument

www.livescience.com

Oct 3, 2014 ... Stonehenge, a huge prehistoric monument, was built 5000 years ... area and the monument's makers didn't have to move them all the .... He enjoys reading about new research and is always looking for a new historical tale.

5 facts about… Stonehenge | History Extra

www.historyextra.com

Feb 20, 2014 ... 1) Stonehenge is over 5,000 years-old, with construction beginning on the first stage of the monument c3100 BC. It is older than all the ...