Lower Henge/ Pattee Area
of the settlement is very unstable. It has been altared because of earthquakes,
quarrymen looting and because Jonathan Pattee built his house on top
of this portion of the ruins. Pattee also restructured this area to
fit his own needs.
was not a skilled stone mason and as a result you can see the braces
that have had to be applied to the structure in the photo on the right.
It is believed
that there was once a large structure in this spot that would have severed
as the "large room." In 1959, ancient steps were rediscovered
that lead researchers to believe this portion of the settlement served
as a ceremonial center.
lower chambers also include a chamber in ruins. While most of the photo
on the left shows the area where the "large room" stood, up
on the top of the photo you begin to glimps the fallen
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|| legend || watch
house || #1 lower || #2
south || #3 fallen || #4
dolmen || #5 cottage || #6
wall || #7 oracle || #8
altar || markers || links