Durrington Walls

Location

England Wiltshire Rest of England SU 14923 43550
Lat 51.19092457   Long -1.78785328

 

Characteristics

Type: Single Length: 330m
No. of stones: 0 Size of stones: None
Orientation: 110° Altitude: 104m
Upper end: – Lower end: –
Straight (Yes or No)  : No Sea View: No
Context:  Henge
Notes: Originally identified by geophysics as a stone alignment buried below the later western bank of the Durrington Walls henge. Excavation has shown that timber posts were used instead of standing stones. This site can no longer therefore be accepted as a stone row and instead represents an excellent example of a timber alignment. (12 August 2016).

Other Information

Public Access:  No
Land Status:
Scheduled Ancient Monument: Yes

Online Resources 

Megalithic Portal     Modern Antiquarian     PastScape     BBC News

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