Sarsen Stones of Stonehenge

  title={Sarsen Stones of Stonehenge},
  author={Patrick Arthur Hill},
  pages={1216 - 1222}
  • P. Hill
  • Published 21 April 1961
  • Environmental Science
  • Science
A route via Lockeridge and the Avon Valley, involving a slide down the chalk escarpment, is postulated for the sarsen stones of Stonehenge. The transportation problem would have been greatly simplified if the stones had been relayed from point to point over snow or slush during successive winters. Markings on the stones hitherto undescribed are interpreted. 
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Amonton's law states that flte frictional force acting between two bodies is proportional to the weight of the top body
For this calculation a specific gravity of 2.4 for sarsen and of 0.60 for wood, and a 10-percent volume loss
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