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Mintaka, Orion, Equinox

Making a Henge, part one. The Solstices and Equinox lines. East / West and North / South determination and marking. An initial Solar Calendar. The start of the compass rose with equal 60 degree segment marking. You are now oriented in time and space and know when to party on Holidays. ;-) Continue reading

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Marden Henge and Durrington Walls Henge

A short servey of some “other” henges… Continue reading

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Equatorial Equatorial Sundial

Making a sundial at the equator has some odd side effects. Continue reading

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