Megalithic Update

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Re: Megalithic Update

Postby Geoff Stuttaford » Sun May 01, 2011 8:03 pm

(A).I get that it was about 50,000 years ago for the beginnings of Avebury with basic wooden domestic structures for inhabitants doing forestry work clearing the area for the building of palisades and other dwelling/storage facilities .

(G) I get conffirmation of that, Arthur. My 30,000 was for the stone circles and the Avenue.

(A) I get that the first 5 large Stone Megaliths arrived approx 45,000 years ago,....

*G) That too is confirmes.

(A) ....and were placed there to enable them to worship the Sun.

(G) I'm afraid I can get no info about that (I would have thought they could have worshipped the sum without having any stones around.)

(A) If so I consider this a form of religious activity.

(G) OK, but, as I said, my source has no info.

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