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Why was Stonehenge built? | Living Sciences

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Stonehenge Perhaps the most famous are the vast circular monuments constructed of wood or stone dotting the British countryside. It is likely that a prehistoric monument was erected in what is now England some time between 3000 and 2000 B.C. The stones were transported all the way from neighboring Wales – It is not an easy matter for a Stone Age civilization.

It must have been a colossal effort and begs the question: Why? Land Are they bothered Why did people in the Stone Age build so many henges?

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