Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire

Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire
Photograph taken Jan 1958 © Historic England Archive ref: P52388

Stones 6 and 7 of the outer sarsen circle daubed with graffiti in the 1950s. The stones have been attacked on several occasions, including student Rag Weeks and on this occasion by CND. This site is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

Location

Wiltshire Stonehenge

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

henge trilithon stone prehistoric graffiti conservation protest nuclear 1950s (1950 - 1959) english heritage