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Ales Stenar

Stenar Ales is a megalithic monument in southern Sweden, the monument is believed to be built in the sixth century on an earlier monument is the oldest and one of the most famous in the Viking culture. It consists of 59 large rocks shaped ellipse located 67 meters long and 19m wide, each rock weighs about 2 tons.

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5 facts on how Texas began

March 2 - Texas Independence Day :: The San Jacinto Monument on the Houston Ship Channel marks where Sam Houston defeated Mexico in 1836.

Avebury stone circle, in Wiltshire, southwest England.It's a Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles, constructed around 2600 BCE.