Is Stone Henge a Stucture?

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Stonehenge is a stone structure that is circular in shape. It is situated in England above a chalky plain, about 8 miles (13 kilometres) north of Salisbury in Wiltshire. The name 'Stonehenge' means 'hanging stones' and was given to the structure by the Saxons; Medieval writers called it the 'giant's dance.'
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Stone Henge is located in the continent of Europe and in the country of England.
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A group of standing stones on Salisbury Plain in southern England. Dating to c. 2000-1800 B.C. , the megaliths are enclosed by a circular ditch and embankment that may date to c.
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Scholars believe the monument was used as a ceremonial or religious center, and
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Current theories regarding the purpose of Stonehenge suggest its simultaneous use for astronomical observation and ritual functions.
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