Stonehenge commentators

Image credit: British Academy, Religious Studies Project

Geologists have discovered the origin of the largest stones at Stonehenge, but what was its religious significance? A place to venerate ancestors, a sacred house of healing, or a place for rituals which orientated people to the world? These commentators are quoted in Tim Wyatts’ piece here

Professor Mike Parker Pearson, Institute of Archaeology, University College London

Professor Timothy Darvill, Bournemouth University

Professor Ronald Hutton, Department of History, University of Bristol

Jennifer Uzzell, Department of Theology and Religion, University of Durham