Consisting of a triple henge alignment, the Thornborough Henges are considered one of the most important ancient sites in Britain. Often called the Stonehenge of the North, it is the largest ritual religious site on the British Isles, and is thought to be between 5,000 and 6,000 years old. Meaning they may be the first monument in the world aligned to Orion, predating the pyramids by 1,000 years.
Aerial view of Arbor Low Stone Circle and Gib Hill, Derbyshire; the region's most important prehistoric site, Arbor Low is a Neolithic monument atmospherically set amid high moorland. Within an earthen bank and ditch, a circle of some 50 white limestone slabs, now fallen, surrounds a central stone 'cove' - a feature found only in major sacred sites. Nearby is enigmatic Gib Hill, a large burial mound.
Silbury Hill, UK. Silbury Hill, near Avebury in Wiltshire, is the largest prehistoric man-made mound in Europe. It was created around 2660 BCE and stands 130 feet high, but its purpose is unknown. Despite centuries of study and excavation, it remains one of the most enigmatic of British prehistoric sites.
Avebury Henge in Wiltshire. The fascinating image of the henge below is a recreation looking from the south made by Alan Sorrell in 1958.....It also helps to convey just what an amazing sight it must have been when all the stones were in place.
The Carnac stones are over 3,000 massive rocks in rows and other shapes that expand over 2 miles of the french countryside. Weighing 20-350 tons, many researchers believe they are connected with our planetary energy grid system. At one end sits a stone circle like Stonehenge, at the other a rectangle of stones. Both appear precisely placed to predict the summer and winter solstice. The alignment of many rows reveals a Huge Pythagorean Triangle (2,000 years before Pythagoras) 3300 B.C-4,500…
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