Stonehenge Wiltshire, England

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Built in several stages between about 3000 and 2000 BCE, Stonehenge is a circle of massive megaliths that weigh many tons, fit together perfectly, and are aligned with the stars.

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Go Historic ID
318238
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Postcode
SP4 7DE
Coordinates
51.178862° N, 1.825951° W
Phone
0870 333 1181

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References & Resources

  1. Solving Stonehenge: The Key to an Ancient Enigma
  2. Stonehenge Complete
  3. Stonehenge: A New Interpretation of Prehistoric Man and the Cosmos
  4. National Geographic: Stonehenge Decoded
  5. Official Website of Stonehenge English Heritage. Official source.

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Stonehenge (Wiltshire, England)
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April 11, 2015