Location: Amesbury, Wiltshire
GPS Coordinates: 51.178863, -1.826203 see map
PostCode / House No.: SP4 7DE /
Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in Wiltshire, England, postcode SP4 7DE. Stonehenge is about 2 miles west of Amesbury and 8 miles north of Salisbury.
The first major construction at Stonehenge was a circular ditch, with an internal bank and a smaller external bank, built about 3000 BC. Today the ditch and inner bank of Stonehenge are visible as low earthworks in the grass, but the outer bank of Stonehenge has largely been ploughed away.