Our website would like to use cookies to store information on your computer. You may delete and block all cookies from this site, but parts of the site will not work as a result. Find out more about how we use cookies.

Login or Register

Powered by
Powered by Novacaster
 
Re: More accurate data (Re: Stonehenge Hidden Landscape Project - Cursus/HeelStone solstitial alignments)
by Jon Morris at 16:18 01/12/11 (Blogs::Simon)
"Hmm - the azimuth of the (assumed) west pit from the Heelstone is over 311, which is a degree north of where summer sunset is today.

That means the alignment must date from a time when the Earth's axial tilt was near its maximum of 24 21' (but we've got to assume my overlay of the preliminary geophys results is exactly right, which it may not be - wish there were OS grid refs of the pits available right now)."

But then the East pit has the wrong date?

http://mikepitts.wordpress.com/2011/11/29/view-from-the-heelstone/#comment-956

--
jonmorris

<< Samhain/Imbolc Sunrise alignme... Winter Solstice Sunrise alignm... >>
View Comments (Flat Mode) Printer Version
Stonehenge Hidden Landscape Pr... There is an attachment here Simon - 26/11
    - Deleted User Account - 26/11
       - Deleted User Account - 26/11
          - Deleted User Account - 26/11
          Re: Stonehenge Hidden Landscap... Simon - 26/11
    More accurate data (Re: Stoneh... There is an attachment here Simon - 29/11
       Re: More accurate data (Re: St... Jon Morris - 1/12
          Re: More accurate data (Re: St... Simon - 1/12
             Re: More accurate data (Re: St... Jon Morris - 2/12