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Heritage-of- Japan • 2 years ago

This Bronze Age, 374 feet (110 m) long, 3000 year old, man-made, prehistoric Hill Figure is located in Uffington England. The figure is deeply carved onto the hillside and packed with white chalk. Traditionally the figure was religiously ‘scoured’ every 7 years by the local community removing all weeds and encroaching vegetation thereby maintaining its pristine silhouette for three eons. It can only be made out from the sky and the reason for its existence is pure speculation.

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