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Ave·bur·y

 (āv′bĕr′ē, -brē)
A village of southern England east of Bristol. It is noted for its extensive Neolithic earthworks and stone circles.

Avebury

(ˈeɪvbərɪ)
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(Placename) a village in Wiltshire, site of an extensive Neolithic stone circle
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The pub is situated inside Avebury stone circle - a World Heritage site and the largest stone circle in Europe - which greatly enhances its already unique atmosphere.
47 Avebury Stone Circle The biggest prehistoric stone circle in Europe erected 4,500 years ago.
And the historical nuggets include the fact that Alexander Keiller, to whom Avebury stone circle owes its preservation, was 'heir to a marmalade fortune', and that Roman soldiers posted to Vindolanda left 'postcards' recommending the right kind of socks and underwear for coping with the northern British winter.
It was the Avebury stone circle in Wiltshire," said the eccentric who lived in Tintern in the Wye Valley as a youngster.
Visit Avebury Stone Circle Located in the centre of Wiltshire the impressive circle of stones in the village of Avebury is just as spectacular as its more famous counterpart, Stonehenge.
AVEBURY STONE CIRCLE IS PROCLAIMED as the largest in Europe, forming the centre of what remains of the most impressive Neolithic landscape in Britain.
Police were called in when prehistoric Avebury Stone Circle, in Wiltshire, was daubed with evil symbols last month.