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Stonehenge - About as close as you can get
England

Stonehenge, the iconic prehistoric monument on the edge of Salisbury plain, Wiltshire. The stones have been here for over 3500years and many of them were transported over 160 miles from the Preseli Hills in South West Wales.

This point on the path is about as close as you an actually get to the monument. There's that guy in yellow again...

Copyright: Matt Wellard
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送信日: 01/12/2009
更新日: 11/09/2014
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Tags: stonehenge; prehistoric; monument; wiltshire
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