Silbury Hill Wiltshire, England

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Located near Avebury, this is the largest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BC and stands 130 feet high. Its purpose remains mysterious.

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Go Historic ID
319007
Names
Silbury Hill
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Street Address
A4 between Beckhampton and West Kennet
Coordinates
51.415703° N, 1.857505° W
Phone
01672/539250 (National Trust at Avebury)

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Silbury Hill (Wiltshire, England)
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Last Updated
April 11, 2015