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A thousand year construction, Bronze age, Beaker culture, long period of use, midwinter alignment, ruddy great bovines roaming the place...all quite interesting. Unfortunately, I find it hard to picture ritual use (which no doubt evolved over time) at Stonehenge without images of modern 'reenactments' druidic festivals on the site, so ingrained they've become.

I wonder what's known of the original henge's use.


almost 2 years ago

Hi Nick,
It was a regional cemetery overseen by the moon, though it had a few solar undertones.

almost 2 years ago

Interesting. The videos, though, seemed to describe vastly more animal bones than human remains. What's the evidence for Stonehenge as regional cemetery rather than an incidental burial location?

almost 2 years ago

Sorry, that should have said 'What's the evidence for the original henge as a regional cemetery rather than an incidental burial location?'

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