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The old straight track

its mounds, beacons, moats, sites, and markstones

by Alfred Watkins

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Published by Methuen in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mounds,
  • Prehistoric Roads,
  • Megalithic monuments

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alfred Watkins
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 234 pages, 46 unnumbered leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages234
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26418267M

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Alfred Watkins 7 Presume a primitive people, with few or no enclosures, wanting a few necessities (as salt, flint flakes, and, later on, metals) only to be had from a distance. The shortest way to such a distant point was a straight line, the human way of attaining a straight line.

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Alfred Watkins (27 January – 15 April ) was an English author, self-taught amateur archaeologist, antiquarian and businessman who, while standing on a hillside in Herefordshire, England, in experienced a revelation and noticed on the British landscape the apparent arrangement of straight lines positioned along ancient features, and Known for: Ley lines, The Old Straight Track.

The Old Straight Track PDF By:Alfred Watkins Published on by Head of Zeus. A beautiful new edition of a classic work of landscape history, in which Alfred Watkins introduced the idea of ancient 'ley lines' criss-crossing the English countryside.

Alfred Watkins is the author of The Old Straight Track ( avg rating, ratings, 22 reviews, published ), Early British Trackways ( avg rati Home My Books/5. Oct 08,  · First published inTHE OLD STRAIGHT TRACK described the author's theory of 'ley lines', pre-Roman pathways consisting of aligned stone circles and prehistoric mounds, used by our Neolithic memoriesbythesmile.com: Jun 18,  · Published inthis book elaborated Alfred Watkins's theory of 'ley' lines, first put forward in his Early British Trackways.

Based on his fieldwork in Herefordshire, Watkins's surmise was that the straight lines crossing Britain were ancient alignments with /5(18). View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Old Straight Track on Discogs.4/4(15). Single standing stones were erected in a straight line many miles apart and towns grew up around them not the other way around.

I am lucky enough to have seen all the sites of these town centre stones mentioned here but thought it was the style to have a stone placed in the middle once the town got going. First published inthis book outlined its author's concept of "ley lines," supposed pre-Roman pathways consisting of aligned stone circles, standing stones, and prehistoric mounds, used for trading and ceremonial purposes during the Neolithic era.

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The Old Straight Track Revisited. Understanding and dating patterns of mobility in prehistory. A lecture given to Berkshire Archaeological Society on Saturday 20th January by Professor Martin Bell, University of Reading Speaking to a full house at RISC, Martin began his talk with the contention that landscapes are structured by patterns of movement.

The Ley Lines which Watkins mapped out ignored the topography of the land, running in perfectly straight lines –hence the term “Old Straight Track” which Watkins also coined to describe them – often they ran over difficult terrain or hills which might argue against their having.

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My library. May 31,  · The following year Watkins published a book-length version it made perfect sense that Watkins should have dreamed his straight-track dream in Herefordshire. I looked down to the old.

in Watkins’s book The Old Straight Track () with photographs taken throughout his native Herefordshire (fig.2). The search for ley-lines became a cult in the countryside discovery movement of s Britain and was revived with the republication in of The Old Straight Track with a forward by John Michell, author.

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