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The Search for Clues to a Megalithic Mystery: Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites. ©NHK/ UNESCO TV 1986
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The Search for Clues to a Megalithic Mystery: Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

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Stonehenge
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Wiltshire

Stonehenge and Avebury, in Wiltshire, are among the most famous groups of megaliths in the world. The two sanctuaries consist of circles of menhirs arranged in a pattern whose astronomical significance is still being explored. These holy places and the nearby Neolithic sites are an incomparable testimony to prehistoric times.

Place/country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland,
Series: NHK World Heritage 100
Type: Documentary
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Credits: NHK (publisher), UNESCO WHC (producer). UNESCO TV (producer).
Published in: 1986

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