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Who built Stonehenge? Cremation ashes yield clues

Aug 03, 2018 - 3:00 PM

A study discovers that many of the people buried at the site probably came from as far afield as Wales in western Britain, source of the bluestone used to carve Stonehenge's mysterious and entrancing monuments

Budget itinerary: A week in London for P50,000

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:13 PM

If you dream of someday visiting London I hope this guide helps you make it happen You don t have to be a millionaire – you just need to work and save and continue dreaming

One of a number of day trips you can take when in London – visit Stonehenge. View at Stonehenge, the 5,000 year old stone circle, near Salisbury, Britain in 2013. Photo by Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Thousands mark summer solstice at Britain's Stonehenge

Jun 21, 2015 - 6:20 PM

Around 23 000 people some with flowers in their hair and playing drums and accordions show up at the site in Wiltshire southwest England to see the sun rise at 4:52 am local time

EARLY MORNING PARTY. Revelers welcome the dawning of the summer solstice through cloudy skies, at the historic world heritage site of Stonehenge near Salisbury, Whiltshire, Britain, June 21, 2015. Gerry Penny/EPA

Scans reveal new monuments at Britain's Stonehenge

Sep 10, 2014 - 10:15 PM

High resolution scanning of the area around Stonehenge shows it was surrounded by 17 neighboring shrines

Stonehenge was ancient rave spot, new theory says

Mar 10, 2013 - 7:47 AM

The findings would overturn the long held belief that Stonehenge on Salisbury Plain in southwestern England was created as a Stone Age astronomical calendar or observatory

File photo of Stonehenge, 30 July 2007. Wikipeda/garethwiscombe