Stonehenge Settlement Found: Builders' Homes, "Cult Houses"


Subject:
Archaeology , Great Britain

Description:
This January 2007 news release explains how "a major prehistoric village has been unearthed near Stonehenge in southern England." The settlement is believed to be housing for the builders of the famous monument and a ceremonial site. Includes photos of the site, an animated map showing the site, and possible descriptions of worker homes and "cult homes" of chiefs or priests. Also includes links to related material. From National Geographic News.

Creator:
Owen, James

Publisher:
National Geographic Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2007/01/070130-stonehenge.html


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