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Re: feelings vs facts
Sep 04, 2012, 19:21
tomwatts wrote:
....Maybe the size of Silbury fools people into treating it like a natural hill, made up of solid rock with a layer of soil over it, and as old and tough as the hills.

....I think we should stop calling it a hill, and start referring to it as what it is.....a mound...

Ha! I got told off the other day for calling it a mound! It's a "structure" - although Silbury Structure doesn't sound very appealing.
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