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6 edition of Avebury found in the catalog.

Avebury

by Mark Gillings

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Avebury (England),
  • England,
  • Avebury.
    • Subjects:
    • Megalithic monuments -- England -- Avebury.,
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- England -- Avebury.,
    • Avebury (England) -- Antiquities.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-205) and index.

      StatementMark Gillings & Joshua Pollard.
      SeriesDuckworth archaeological histories
      ContributionsPollard, Joshua.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGN806.A94 G55 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 211 p., [12] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages211
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3465810M
      ISBN 10071563240X
      LC Control Number2005440481
      OCLC/WorldCa52531816

      There are several walks from Avebury including well-marked footpaths to Silbury Hill Windmill Hill West Kennet Long Barrow and the Ridgeway. The White Horse Trail also passes through the village as does the National Cycle Network route \nThe historic market town of Devizes is a 15 minute drive away with the Kennet and Avon Canal and Caen. Avebury Books - We are specialists in antiquarian science and technology, with an emphasis on 19th and early 20th century books - Avebury Books - Beatty - United States - Bookstore specializing in Chemistry, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Science, Scientific Instruments.

      This magnificent book is a fascinating account of the prehistoric stone circles at Avebury, which not only II date from an earlier era but are also larger than the more famous sarsen stone circle of Stonehenge. Written by a leading archaeologist, the book considers every aspect of Avebury's history and construction and discusses the probable purpose of these massive structures, in the process Reviews: 1. Book A Table. Pub Safe promises. Get in Touch. Promotions. FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY 20% OFF TAKEAWAY On Click & Collect orders. Order Takeaway. 50% Off Mon - Wed EAT OUT TO HELP OUT Find out more. Welcome to the Red Lion. The Red Lion was first licensed in and is famous for its 86ft deep well which dates back to the 's.

        To get to Avebury from London, take the train from Paddington Station to Swindon. Then transfer to the bus station and take bus 49 towards Trowbridge. Get off at the Red Lion, a pub in Avebury. Book your train ticket in advance and choose specific train times for the best fares. (Click here to check price and schedules). Unfortunately Avebury Manor house and garden, Alexander Keiller Museum, the National Trust shop, Cobblestones bookshop and the Coach House Cafe will remain closed for the time being. We are working towards opening these as soon as we are safely able to do so.


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