Ancient sites similar to or like Durrington Walls

Site of a large Neolithic settlement and later henge enclosure located in the Stonehenge World Heritage Site in England. Wikipedia

  • Woodhenge

    Neolithic Class II henge and timber circle monument within the Stonehenge World Heritage Site in Wiltshire, England. 2 mi north-east of Stonehenge, just north of the town of Amesbury. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge

    Prehistoric monument on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, 2 mi west of Amesbury. Outer ring of vertical Sarsen standing stones, each around 13 ft high, 7 ft wide, and weighing around 25 tons, topped by connecting horizontal lintel stones. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge Cursus

    Large Neolithic cursus monument on Salisbury plain, near to Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England. Roughly 3 km long and between 100 m and 150 m wide. Wikipedia

  • Bluestonehenge

    Prehistoric henge and stone circle monument that was discovered by the Stonehenge Riverside Project about 1 mi south-east of Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England. Ditch of the henge and a series of stone settings, none of which is visible above ground. Wikipedia

  • Henge which is part of the Stonehenge Landscape in Wiltshire, England. Only discovered in the 20th century. Wikipedia

  • Avebury

    Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, around the village of Avebury in Wiltshire, in southwest England. One of the best known prehistoric sites in Britain, it contains the largest megalithic stone circle in the world. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

    UNESCO World Heritage site located in Wiltshire, England. The WHS covers two large areas of land separated by nearly 30 mi, rather than a specific monument or building. Wikipedia

  • Marden Henge

    Largest Neolithic henge enclosure discovered to date in the United Kingdom. Northeast of the village of Marden, Wiltshire, within the Vale of Pewsey and between the World Heritage sites of Avebury and Stonehenge. Wikipedia

  • Cuckoo Stone

    Neolithic or Bronze Age standing stone. Now fallen, is in a field near to Woodhenge and Durrington Walls in Wiltshire, England. Wikipedia

  • Mount Pleasant henge

    Neolithic henge enclosure in the English county of Dorset. It lies southeast of Dorchester in the civil parish of West Stafford. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge Landscape

    Property of The National Trust, located on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England. Administered by English Heritage. Wikipedia

  • Site of a Neolithic henge, west of the village of Wilsford, Wiltshire in the United Kingdom. Discovered from cropmarks in aerial photographs. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge Avenue

    Ancient avenue on Salisbury plain, Wiltshire, England. Part of the Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wikipedia

  • Normanton Down Barrows

    Neolithic and Bronze Age barrow cemetery located about 0.6 mi south of Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England. The burials date from between 2600 and 1600 BC and consist of a Neolithic long barrow and some 40 or more Bronze Age round barrows, sited along the crest of a low ridge. Wikipedia

  • Julian Thomas

    British archaeologist, publishing on the Neolithic and Bronze Age prehistory of Britain and north-west Europe. Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London, has been professor of archaeology at the University of Manchester since 2000, and is former secretary of the World Archaeological Congress. Wikipedia

  • Thornborough Henges

    Unusual ancient monument complex that includes the three aligned henges that give the site its name. Located near the village of Thornborough, close to the town of Masham in North Yorkshire, England. Wikipedia

  • There are many prehistoric sites and structures of interest remaining from prehistoric Britain, spanning the Stone Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. Among the most important are the Wiltshire sites around Stonehenge and Avebury, which are designated as a World Heritage site. Wikipedia

  • Cursus Barrows

    Name given to a Neolithic and Bronze Age round barrow cemetery located mostly south of the western end of the Stonehenge Cursus. East-to-west ridge, although some of the mounds are no longer visible. Wikipedia

  • Henge

    There are three related types of Neolithic earthwork that are all sometimes loosely called henges. That they feature a ring-shaped bank and ditch, with the ditch inside the bank. Wikipedia

  • List of World Heritage Sites in the United Kingdom

    The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Heritage Sites are places of importance to cultural or natural heritage as described in the UNESCO World Heritage Convention, established in 1972. There are 32 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the United Kingdom and the British Overseas Territories. Wikipedia

  • Windmill Hill, Avebury

    Neolithic causewayed enclosure in the English county of Wiltshire, part of the Avebury World Heritage Site, about 1 mile northwest of Avebury. Area of 21 acre, it is the largest known causewayed enclosure in Britain. Wikipedia

  • A303 road

    Trunk road in southern England, running between Basingstoke in Hampshire and Honiton in Devon via Stonehenge. Part of one of the main routes from London to Devon and Cornwall. Wikipedia

  • The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has designated 171 World Heritage Sites in Western Europe (including international dependencies). These sites are located in 9 countries (also called "state parties"); Germany and France are home to the most with 46 and 45, while Liechtenstein, Monaco and the British Crown dependencies of the Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey have no sites. Wikipedia

  • Stone circle and henge in the south-western English county of Wiltshire. Likely erected during the Bronze Age. Wikipedia

  • Ring of Brodgar

    Neolithic henge and stone circle about 6 miles north-east of Stromness on the Mainland, the largest island in Orkney, Scotland. Part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the Heart of Neolithic Orkney. Wikipedia

  • Excavations at Stonehenge

    Records of archaeological excavations at the Stonehenge site date back to the early 17th century. The first known excavations at Stonehenge were undertaken by Dr William Harvey and Gilbert North in the early 17th century. Wikipedia

  • Causewayed enclosure

    Type of large prehistoric earthwork common to the early Neolithic in Europe. More than 100 examples are recorded in France and 70 in England, while further sites are known in Scandinavia, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Ireland and Slovakia. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge replicas and derivatives

    List of Stonehenge replicas and derivatives that seeks to collect all the non-ephemeral examples together. The fame of the prehistoric monument of Stonehenge in England has led to many efforts to recreate it, using a variety of different materials, around the world. Wikipedia

  • Mayburgh Henge

    Large prehistoric monument in the county of Cumbria in northern England. In the care of English Heritage and is a Scheduled Ancient Monument. Wikipedia

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  • Furthermore, this unit is identifiable in the dimensions of some stone lintels at the site and in the diameter of the "southern circle" at nearby Durrington Walls.Foot (unit)-Wikipedia
  • A media personality, Parker Pearson has appeared several times in the Channel 4 show Time Team in particular in one looking at the excavation of Durrington Walls.Mike Parker Pearson-Wikipedia
  • One of the earliest uses of earth-moving machinery was at Durrington Walls in 1967.Archaeological excavation-Wikipedia
  • By 2500 BC areas around Durrington Walls and Stonehenge had become a focus for building, and the southern part of the plain continued to be settled into the Bronze Age.Salisbury Plain-Wikipedia
  • The site was excavated by Geoff Wainwright in 1969; he excavated the north entrance and found a timber circle, and Grooved ware pottery, similar to Durrington Walls.Marden Henge-Wikipedia
  • At about the same time, a large timber circle and a second avenue were constructed at Durrington Walls overlooking the River Avon.Stonehenge-Wikipedia

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