SU1242 : The Heel Stone at Stonehenge

taken 1 year ago, near to Larkhill, Wiltshire, Great Britain

The Heel Stone at Stonehenge
The Heel Stone at Stonehenge
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument about 2 miles west of Amesbury. One of the most famous sites in the world, Stonehenge is the remains of a ring of standing stones set within earthworks. It is in the middle of the most dense complex of Neolithic and Bronze Age monuments in England, including several hundred burial mounds.
Archaeologists believe it was built anywhere from 3000 BC to 2000 BC. The site has World Heritage status.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 26 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 27 July, 2017
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites 
Place (from Tags)
Wiltshire  Stonehenge 
Primary Subject of Photo
Historical  Standing Stone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 1242 4217 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:10.7179N 1:49.4222W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 12302 42249
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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Wiltshire  English Heritage Site  Stonehenge 

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