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Woodhenge

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A prehistoric henge, near Stonehenge, in the form of a circular bank and ditch believed to have contained a circular timber structure; the first of its kind to be discovered.

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Woodhenge, Durrington, Wiltshire, England

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

[Si]

Classic late Neolithic class I henge monument constructed about 2500 bc, situated immediately outside Durrington Walls to the south. The monument comprises an earthwork...

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Woodhenge

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A prehistoric henge, near Stonehenge, in the form of a circular bank and ditch believed to have contained a circular timber structure; the first of its kind to be discovered.

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Woodhenge

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 31 words.

a prehistoric henge, near Stonehenge, in the form of a circular bank and ditch believed to have contained a circular timber structure; the first of its kind to be discovered....

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Woodhenge, Durrington, Wiltshire, England

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 221 words.

[Si]

Classic late Neolithic class I henge monument constructed about 2500 bc, situated immediately outside Durrington Walls to the

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The Layout of Cahokia

A. Martin Byers.

in Cahokia

August 2006; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Prehistoric Archaeology. 13144 words.

This chapter provides a discussion on the layout of Cahokia. There are too many exceptions to justify accepting the practicality claim as credible. It is also noted that the variation is...

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Henge

Sara Champion.

in Grove Art Online

August 1996; p ublished online January 1998 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Art. 276 words.

Type of prehistoric monument widely distributed throughout Britain, Ireland and Europe. The term derives from the name of Stonehenge (‘hanging stone’) in Wiltshire, England: the ‘hanging’...

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Mound 72

A. Martin Byers.

in Cahokia

August 2006; p ublished online September 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Prehistoric Archaeology. 18670 words.

This chapter provides a description of the mound and its associated material features and contents, a summary description of its larger context (Woodhenge 72), and a critique of the...

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Maud Cunnington

Overview page. Subjects: Archaeology.

(1869–1951) [Bi]

British prehistorian who married into the last of three generations of archaeologists who devoted their time to the exploration of Wiltshire's ancient past. For...

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