Mystery of Stonehenge

Scientists have found the origin of rocks, is located in the centre of Stonehenge. The data was published in the Journal of Archaeological Science.

So, Stonehenge is composed of two main types of stones: the biggest, found in the same area, and smaller or “blue”, discovered pretty far from the monument. Scientists found out where it was delivered to the stones.

it Turned out that the stones were moved along the ground in the same way, where now runs the highway A40 connecting Wales and London. According to the analysis of chemical composition, most of the stones are Sandstone, from which are built the famous monument, have a common origin — they were taken from a wooded area West of the woods about 25 miles North of Stonehenge. This also confirms the theory that the stones were transported to Stonehenge around the same time.