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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 coming from the ... several millennia, making it potentially "one of the pivotal places in the history of the Stonehenge landscape." ...

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

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Aug 28, 2015 ... Among the remaining riddles about Stonehenge is how its builders, who had only primitive tools, managed to haul all the massive stones to the ...

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 ...

www.livescience.com/22427-stonehenge-facts.html

Aug 18, 2017 ... Stonehenge, a huge prehistoric monument, was built 5000 years ago in England. ... Live Science · History ... closer to the Stonehenge area and the monument's makers didn't have to move them all the way from Wales.

www.khanacademy.org/humanities/ap-art-history/global-prehistory-ap/paleolithic-mesolithic-neolithic/a/stonehenge

All three phases of the construction of Stonehenge pose fascinating questions. The first phase of work required precise planning and a massive amount of labor.

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

After all, Stonehenge's sarsens—enormous blocks of hard sandstone used to build the ... In his history of Britain, Geoffrey of Monmouth noted that the medicinal  ...

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 ...

www.stonehenge.co.uk/history.php

HISTORY. Stonehenge is probably the most important prehistoric monument in the whole of Britain and has attracted visitors from earliest times. It stands as a ...