Avebury, England and its Stone Circles

Stone Circles at Avebury

  Thousands of years before there was a country called England, the people who lived in what is now County Wiltshire constructed a huge henge and several stone circles within it. A henge is a large, generally circular area of land bounded by a deep ditch and a built-up earth bank. Within its boundaries may be stone circles, posts, mounds, and pits. The henge at Avebury, a village in ... Read Full Article