Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire

Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire
Photograph taken Jan 1959 © Historic England Archive ref: P50704

People visiting the site during the 1959 season of archaeological and restoration work. People are standing on fallen stone 25 of the outer sarsen circle, to the right is Trilithon stone 60 and the henge ditch is in the background. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

Location

Wiltshire Stonehenge

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

stone tourist excavation transport tourism restoration people henge ditch 1950s (1950 - 1959) english heritage