How to Read Stonehenge
A Guided Tour for the Discerning Visitor
© Colin Parker

Colin Parker

The author is an historian and researcher who has spent many years investigating the mystery that surrounds Britain’s most enigmatic and alluring monument. Colin’s approach is unique in that since he lives locally he has been able to make countless observations of the stones at key times of the day and year in order to establish how the stones were used. His work has also amassed detailed information regarding the other pre- historic earthwork feaures in the surrounding area, and how they relate to Stonehenge. These observations and the meticulous measurements and calculations that he has made have informed his intriguing account - ‘How to Read Stonehenge’. He is a multi-disciplined authority on the monument, viewing it in an holistic manner. This means he is able to explain to the reader its significance and function in archaelogical, astronomical and scientific terms. Colin’s knowledge of the stones is second to none, and allied to this book he conducts fascinating tours of the site which shed new light on one of the world’s most famous ancient moments.

About the Author

How to Read Stonehenge
A Guided Tour for the Discerning Visitor
© Colin Parker

Colin Parker

The author is an historian and researcher who has spent many years investigating the mystery that surrounds Britain’s most enigmatic and alluring monument. Colin’s approach is unique in that since he lives locally he has been able to make countless observations of the stones at key times of the day and year in order to establish how the stones were used. His work has also amassed detailed information regarding the other pre-historic earthwork feaures in the surrounding area, and how they relate to Stonehenge. These observations and the meticulous measurements and calculations that he has made have informed his intriguing account - ‘How to Read Stonehenge’. He is a multi-disciplined authority on the monument, viewing it in an holistic manner. This means he is able to explain to the reader its significance and function in archaelogical, astronomical and scientific terms. Colin’s knowledge of the stones is second to none, and allied to this book he conducts fascinating tours of the site which shed new light on one of the world’s most famous ancient moments.