MINI-STONEHENGE PICTURES: Prehistoric Crematorium?

MINI-STONEHENGE PICTURES: Prehistoric Crematorium?
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Due to their shapes, arrowheads such as this one, held by Jim Ryland of the University of Manchester in September 2009, helped archaeologists determine that Bluestonehenge was built as early as 3000 B.C. The henge—an earthwork with a ditch and bank—surrounding the circle of stones has been tentatively dated to 2400 B.C.

Relatively few traces of human life have been found at Bluestonehenge. The lack of pottery, animal bones, ornaments, or relics suggests that the "mini-Stonehenge" was purely ceremonial—not for overnight, or long-term, visitors—archaeologists say.
— Photograph courtesy Adam Stanford/Aerial-Cam
 
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