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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stonehenge

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument in Wiltshire, England, 2 miles (3 km) west of Amesbury and 8 miles (13 km) north of Salisbury. It consists of a ring of standing stones, with each standing stone around 13 ft (4.1 metres) high, 6 ft 11 in (2.1 metres) wide and weighing around 25 tons. The stones are set within earthworks ...

www.history.com/news/history-lists/7-things-you-should-know-about-stonehenge

Aug 28, 2015 ... Located on England's Salisbury Plain, 80 miles southwest of London, Stonehenge, the prehistoric monument featuring the remains of a circle of huge standing stones, has long fascinated archaeologists as well as the general public . Today, the ancient site—whose true purpose remains a mystery—receives ...

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

For centuries, historians and archaeologists have puzzled over the many mysteries of Stonehenge, the prehistoric monument that took Neolithic builders an estimated 1,500 years to erect. Located in southern England, it is comprised of roughly 100 massive upright stones placed in a circular layout. Whi1e many modern ...

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

Aug 18, 2017 ... Stonehenge is a massive stone monument located on a chalky plain north of the modern-day city of Salisbury, England. Research shows that the site has continuously evolved over a period of about 10,000 years. The structure that we call "Stonehenge" was built between roughly 5,000 and 4,000 years ago ...

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

This complex included the causewayed enclosure at Robin Hood's Ball, two cursus monuments or rectangular earthworks (the Greater, or Stonehenge, and Lesser Cursus), and several long barrows, all dating from the centuries around 3500 BC. The presence of these monuments probably influenced the later location of ...

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

Walk in the footsteps of your Neolithic ancestors at Stonehenge – one of the wonders of the world and the best-known prehistoric monument in Europe. ... stonehenge Location Map. Open Daily 9.30am to 5pm. Last entry at 3pm ... The logos of the sponsors of the Stonehenge Environmental Improvements Programme.

www.stonehenge.co.uk/about.php

Location Wiltshire, UK OS Reference SU 122 422. Type of stone Bluestone, Sarsen, Welsh Sandstone Worship Lunar, Solar Access English Heritage - there is a charge to visit the stones. Extra notes Except on special or arranged occasions, visitors are unable to walk amongst the stones. Use the links on the left to find out ...

www.aboutstonehenge.info/stonehenge-location

Stonehenge Location and Maps. Where in the world is Stonehenge? England. Below you will find a Stonehenge map showing the location of this great monolith . Stonehenge, England is about 2 miles west of the town of Amesbury in Wiltshire and only 90 miles west of London. There are other "Stonehenge" type monuments ...

www.bradshawfoundation.com/stonehenge/stonehenge.php

The four larger posts furthest away are located in what was later to become the Avenue leading to the north-east. They were perhaps 1m in diameter, possibly whole tree trunks. THE STONEHENGE AVENUE click photo for enlargement. From about 2500 BC onwards, the first stones arrived. The bluestones were erected ...