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Neolithic and Bronze Age barrow cemetery located about 0.6 mi south of Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England. 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Bush Barrow

    Site of the early British Bronze Age (c. 2000 BC), at the western end of the Normanton Down Barrows cemetery. 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

  • The Sanctuary

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  • 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

  • Oakley Down Barrow Cemetery

    Group of Bronze Age round barrows on Cranborne Chase, about 1 mi east of the village of Sixpenny Handley in Dorset, England. Scheduled monument. Wikipedia

  • Durrington Walls

    Site of a large Neolithic settlement and later henge enclosure located in the Stonehenge World Heritage Site in England. It lies 2 mi north-east of Stonehenge in the parish of Durrington, just north of Amesbury. 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

  • Aston Valley Barrow Cemetery

    Group of Bronze Age bowl barrow and bell barrow tumuli located on the south facing edge of Codford Down on the west side of the valley of the Chitterne Brook, and within the civil parish of Codford, in Wiltshire, England. There were originally ten bowl barrows and a single bell barrow, but some of these have now been ploughed out. Wikipedia

  • White Barrow

    Large Neolithic long barrow just below the crest of Copehill Down on Salisbury Plain, just south of the village of Tilshead in Wiltshire, England. Scheduled monument, and is owned by the National Trust. Wikipedia

  • Wiltshire Museum

    Museum, archive and library and art gallery in Devizes, Wiltshire, England. Established and is still run by, the Wiltshire Archaeological and Natural History Society , a registered charity founded in 1853. 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

  • Stonehenge Avenue

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

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

  • Bronze Age

    Prehistoric period that was characterized by the use of bronze, in some areas proto-writing, and other early features of urban civilization. Second principal period of the three-age Stone-Bronze-Iron system, as proposed in modern times by Christian Jürgensen Thomsen, for classifying and studying ancient societies. Wikipedia

  • Stonehenge Landscape

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

  • Scratchbury Camp

    Site of an Iron Age univallate hillfort on Scratchbury Hill, overlooking the Wylye valley about 1km northeast of the village of Norton Bavant in Wiltshire, England. Area of 37 acre and occupies the summit of the hill on the edge of Salisbury Plain, with its four-sided shape largely following the natural contours of the hill. Wikipedia

  • Civil parish in the Woodford valley in Wiltshire, England. Bounded to the east by the Salisbury Avon and contains the small settlements of Wilsford, Normanton and Lake. Wikipedia

  • Bronze Age Europe

    Characterized by bronze artifacts and the use of bronze implements. The regional Bronze Age succeeds the Neolithic. Wikipedia

  • Bronze Age Britain

    Era of British history that spanned from c. 2500 until c. 800 BC. Lasting for approximately 1,700 years, it was preceded by the era of Neolithic Britain and was in turn followed by the period of Iron Age Britain. Marked by the use of copper and then bronze by the prehistoric Britons, who used such metals to fashion tools. Wikipedia

  • Rollright Stones

    The Rollright Stones are a complex of three Neolithic and Bronze Age megalithic monuments near the village of Long Compton, on the borders of Oxfordshire and Warwickshire. Constructed from local oolitic limestone, the three monuments, now known as the King's Men and the Whispering Knights in Oxfordshire and the King Stone in Warwickshire, are distinct in their design and purpose. Wikipedia

  • Name given by archaeologists to a group of early Bronze Age people found in a shared burial at Boscombe Down in Amesbury near Stonehenge in Wiltshire, England. The Bowmen were found in 2003 during roadworks being carried out on behalf of the military contractor that operates the Boscombe Down airfield. Wikipedia

  • Bronze Age burial chamber located in Williton, Somerset. Composed of three round barrows and possibly a long, chambered barrow. Wikipedia

  • St Lythans burial chamber

    Single stone megalithic dolmen, built around 4,000 BC as part of a chambered long barrow, during the mid Neolithic period, in what is now known as the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales. It lies about half a mile (1km) to the west of the hamlet of St Lythans, near Dyffryn Gardens. Wikipedia

  • Long Barrow at All Cannings

    Modern barrow near All Cannings, Wiltshire, inspired by the neolithic barrows built 5,500 years ago. The first barrow built in Britain in thousands of years. Wikipedia

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