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Researchers: Stonehenge Started as Huge Graveyard

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LONDON (AP) -- British researchers have proposed a new theory for the origins of Stonehenge: It may have started as a giant burial ground for elite families around 3,000B.C.New studies of cremated human remains excavated from the site suggest that about

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Nimue Pendragon (339)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 3:26 am

Giana Peranio-Paz (401)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 3:47 am
Interesting. Thanks Linda.

Lindsay Kemp (2)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 3:59 am
Very interestig - thanks

Pogle S. (88)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 4:22 am
It is the centre of the land of the dead. An interesting insight into the mind set of people living over 5000 years ago and their belief in the afterlife. Thanks for posting Linda.

John Gregoire (291)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 6:21 am
Thanks for posting this

. (7)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 10:07 am
Very interesting to have an answer about Stonehenge. Thanks you Linda.

Linda H. (199)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 11:27 am
It sure answers some questions

. (0)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 11:54 am
I have been there twice- before you were unable to walk among the stones. It was such a thrill.

Birgitta S. (198)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 1:23 pm
MUST have been, Allan.

TY for this, Linda ~

S S. (0)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 1:29 pm
Thank you.

Winnie Adams (217)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 3:05 pm
I was there in 2011. Very interesting to look at.

Nancy Black (308)
Sunday March 10, 2013, 7:37 pm
Noted, tweeted, tweeted, shared, shared and read. Interesting concept; seems reasonable to me far better than the stories that Stonehenge was built by aliens who visited our planet.

Linda H. (199)
Monday March 11, 2013, 11:07 am
I wish I could go it would be quite a thrill!
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