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Durrington Walls (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork) — News

Remarkable ancient structure found just two miles from Stonehenge


Remarkable new archaeological discoveries are beginning to suggest that Stonehenge was built at a time of particularly intense religious and political rivalry.

Just two miles north-east of the World Heritage site, at an important archaeological complex known as Durrington Walls, archaeologists have just discovered what appears to have been a vast 500-metre diameter circle of giant timber posts. The find is of international significance.

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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/archaeology/revealed-remarkable-ancient-structure-found-just-two-miles-from-stonehenge-a7190476.html
moss Posted by moss
15th August 2016ce

Stonehenge (Stone Circle) — Images (click to view fullsize)

<b>Stonehenge</b>Posted by tjj<b>Stonehenge</b>Posted by Rhiannon Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
24th May 2016ce

Stonehenge (Stone Circle) — News

Stonehenge wasn't so hard to build after all, archaeologists discover


It is an archaeological conundrum that has baffled generations of experts.

Just how did prehistoric Britons manage to transport the huge bluestones of Stonehenge some 140 miles from the Presili Mountains in Wales to their final home on Salisbury Plain, Wiltshire.

The answer is surprisingly simple. The feat really isn’t as hard as everyone imagined......

and so on,

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2016/05/23/stonehenge-wasnt-so-hard-to-build-after-all-archaeologists-disco/
moss Posted by moss
24th May 2016ce

Old King Barrows (Barrow / Cairn Cemetery) — Images

<b>Old King Barrows</b>Posted by Chance Chance Posted by Chance
25th March 2016ce

New King Barrows (Barrow / Cairn Cemetery) — Images

<b>New King Barrows</b>Posted by Chance Chance Posted by Chance
25th March 2016ce

Strangeways Group (Round Barrow(s)) — Images

<b>Strangeways Group</b>Posted by Chance Chance Posted by Chance
25th March 2016ce

Winterbourne Stoke West Group (Round Barrow(s)) — Images

<b>Winterbourne Stoke West Group</b>Posted by Chance Chance Posted by Chance
25th March 2016ce

Winterbourne Stoke East Group (Round Barrow(s)) — Images

<b>Winterbourne Stoke East Group</b>Posted by Chance Chance Posted by Chance
25th March 2016ce

Stonehenge (Stone Circle) — Images

<b>Stonehenge</b>Posted by GLADMAN GLADMAN Posted by GLADMAN
14th February 2016ce
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