View Full Version : Pushing back the timeline for Stonehedge

10-11-15, 22:54
This is a nice summary and great graphics laying out our current understanding of Stonehedge.

It's about more than the standing stones, and the timeline is being pushed back further and further.


11-11-15, 10:44
woodhenge was mesolithic, while nearby stonehenge was neolithic
I don't think they were built by the same people
it is not uncommon that newcomers build a sanctuary on a place where there was allready a sanctuary before
it is a means to say 'this is our land now'

Vinca and Cucuteni-Tripolye probably had ards draught by oxens
I wonder whether oxens were used for the construction of stonehenge