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'Stonehenge? It's more like a city garden'

'Stonehenge? It's more like a city garden'

Design watchdog hits out at plans for £20m visitor centre at megalithic jewel in England’s cultural crown Stonehenge during the 2009 winter solstice. A government design watchdog has criticised plans for a new visitor centre. Photograph: Ben Birchall/PA Its footpaths are “tortuous”, the roof likely to “channel wind and rain” and its myriad columns – […]

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Find: Stonehenge could be part of funeral complex

Find: Stonehenge could be part of funeral complex

By GREGORY KATZ The Associated Press Tuesday, October 6, 2009; 1:03 PM LONDON — The discovery of a small prehistoric circle of stones near Stonehenge may confirm the theory that the mysterious monument in southwest England was part of a massive funeral complex built around a river, researchers said Tuesday. The new find shows that […]

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Celebrating the solstice at Stonehenge

Celebrating the solstice at Stonehenge

The mystical site opens to the public this evening — one of only two such occasions a year By Michael Benedict, The Ottawa Citizen Surveying the scene around us — people dancing to bongo drums, a man seemingly in a trance holding up an eagle feather to the sky and a pair of witches with […]

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