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The Twisted Trilithon of Stonehenge
Last year I put together all my thoughts spread over many posts on this blog into a paper about why Stone 56 is skewed at Stonehenge, and what it might mean. The paper is being published this month by the WANHS to my immense pleasure. It has been edited and...
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Stonehenge and the Neolithic Cosmos book available now!
Among the most mysterious, iconic, instantly recognizable structures in the world, Stonehenge has for many centuries been viewed through the shroud of stark majesty; a shambling folly in grand decay, singularly stoic and alone out on the blustery Salisbury ...
Among the most mysterious, iconic, instantly recognizable structures in the world, Stonehenge has for many centuries been viewed through the shroud of stark majesty; a shambling folly in grand decay, singularly stoic and alon...
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Stanton Drew Big Mound
The Bath and Camerton Archaeological Society has published many reports on Stanton Drew (amonst other reports) including the most recent investigation into the Big Mound there. It was thought (hoped) it might be a Silbury like artificial one, it seems it is...
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Carrying heavy loads over mountains
64 people to carry an object that approximates to the weight of a bluestone..
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Vicki Cummings Papers on Academia.org
https://uclan.academia.edu/VickiCummings/Papers  A selection - excuse formatting. Cummings, V. 2012. What lies beneath: Thinking about the qualities and essences of stone and wood in the chambered tomb architecture of Neolithic Britain and Ireland. Journal ...
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Restoring Stonehenge and the Stonehenge Aerodrome Reports
Two excellent reports have just been released by English Heritage - go get 'em! http://research.english-heritage.org.uk/Report.aspx?i=15238 Title 'Restoring' Stonehenge 1881-1939 Summary Stonehenge was transformed considerably during the 20th century, the m...
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The Breast on Stone 16
Stone 16 is finely worked on the north eastern side, where it is on the side of the midwinter sunset alignment. The surface has been finely pecked to a smooth and straight surface, except for a nobble. This protrusion appears to have had its outer most part...
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Stonehenge Memories Wanted!
Stonehenge  - a
monumental sale.... September the 21st 2015 marks an important anniversary in
Stonehenge’s long history. Exactly 100 years before this the Antrobus family of
West Amesbury sold some of their estate at auction, and in the auction
catalogue lo...
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WANHS on Stonehenge - Victorian Volumes
Many past copies of the WAHNS annual publication are available online A couple of examples: Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society Volume: 16 Publisher: Devizes : Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society Year: 1876 - 1876 (Many St...
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Where the missing Sarsens went?
One of the mysteries of Stonehenge is what happened tothe missing Sarsens. Assuming it was complete somewhere in the order of 300 tonnes of sarsen stone is miising. Apart from the edge damage caused by visitors it seems that complete stones were removed and...
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Mapping the Neolithic Spread by Genetics
Good starting point :  http://www.eupedia.com/europe/neolithic_europe_map.shtml Too much stuff to summarise.
Good starting point : http://www.eupedia.com/europe/neolithic_europe_map.shtml Too much stuff to summarise.
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The Stones of Stonehenge - The Guide.
http://www.stonesofstonehenge.org.uk/  - A site with a page devoted to each stone at Stonehenge. A must bookmark for all scholars of the stones.
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I live on the edge of the Marlborough Downs and work part time at Stonehenge. This blog represents only my own opinions and thoughts, not that of any current or past employer or co-worker.