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The Search for Clues to a Megalithic Mystery: Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites
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Language(s): English

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Stonehenge
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Avebury
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
Duration: 00:03:15
Credits: NHK (publisher) UNESCO-WHC (co-producer) UNESCO TV (co-producer)
Published in:1986

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