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Category of Astronomical Heritage: tangible immovable
Stonehenge World Heritage Property, United Kingdom

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    • InfoTheme: Later prehistoric Europe
      Entity: 58
      Subentity: 1
      Version: 6
      Status: PUB
      Date: 2015-11-03 23:16:57
      Author(s): Clive Ruggles

    Stonehenge World Heritage Property is inscribed on the

    as part of the property “Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites” (no. 373).

    The Statement of Significance states that the prehistoric monuments and sites within the World Heritage Property, together with their landscape settings, provide evidence of prehistoric technology, architecture, and astronomy.

     

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    Later prehistoric Europe

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