Wiltshire postcard map. This is a quick whats where idea.

Many areas of my book series, "The Willow Pattern Series" represented in this Wiltshire postcard.

Avebury is located in the southwest area of England near Swindon.  Though Swindon is not much to be inspired by, its neighboring Wiltshire Village of Avebury is a must see.  When you see the stone circle of Avebury, a sense of peace and mysticism takes over you.  Perhaps it’s the fact that the sites here were created over 3500 years ago, or that it’s the modern day druids performing peaceful rituals on site for the equinoxes, or perhaps its Silbury Hill looming in the distance that brings…

Avebury Stone Circle, twenty miles north of Stonehenge. It is the largest stone ring in the world. You can walk along these stones and touch them freely. Why not allow the same access at Stonehenge?

Silbury Hill

Silbury Hill - The largest man-made mound in Europe, 2400 BC, it apparently contains no burial. Its purpose and significance remain unknown.

The original Salisbury, Old Sarum, 2 miles north of where the city stands now. The mighty Iron Age hill fort was where the first cathedral once stood and the Romans, Normans and Saxons have all left their mark.

The original Salisbury (Wiltshire), Old Sarum, 2 miles north of where the city stands now. The mighty Iron Age hill fort was where the first cathedral once stood and the Romans, Normans and Saxons have all left their mark.

Avebury - Tolkien trees (Avebury, United Kingdom) - Travellerspoint Travel Photography

Avebury, UK - "Tolkien trees" Saw this tree on a trip in college and immediately thought of Lord of the Rings. Found out afterwards that this tree is rumored to have inspired Tolkien to write his books.

The ancient man made Neolithic chalk mound of Silbury Hill surrounded by fields of dandelions and rapeseed near Avebury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

The ancient man made Neolithic chalk mound of Silbury Hill surrounded by fields of dandelions and rapeseed near Avebury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom

Moonrakers by karendavis on Etsy

Moonrakers. Archival quality Art Print

Stonehenge, just down the road from us  #MarcWoodJoinery #Westcountry #heritage

Looking up at the great stones. Fisheye image of Stonehenge showing the circular layout

The West Kennet Long Barrow, prehistoric burial mound near Avebury, Wiltshire, England. It is one of the largest and best-preserved monuments of its kind in Britain. You can enter the barrow and explore five empty stone chambers

Visit Stonehenge Visitor Centre, English Heritage Tours from London.

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