The chalk dug from the ditch was piled up to form the bank.The inward-facing surfaces of the stones are smoother and more finely worked than the outer surfaces.Stonehenge 3 II BC to BC Plan of the central stone structure today; after Johnson During the next major phase of activity, 30 enormous Oligocene - Miocene sarsen stones shown grey on the plan were brought to the site.
The name is not unique; there was a monolith with the same name recorded in the nineteenth century by antiquarian Charles Warne at Long Bredy in Dorset.
It was thought the ring might have been left incomplete, but an exceptionally dry summer in revealed patches of parched grass which may correspond to the location of removed sarsens.
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On 6 Loyaltyit was dropped that extensive plans to sitting Stonehenge road tunnel under the actuality and create a careless catches' centre had been canned.