Here is a valid reason to plant a time capsule at Rockhenge next year. To
commemorate the 250th anniversary of William Stukeley's death in 1765.
On 22 Nov 2014 12:04, "John Wood" <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Cerri, of course to really kickstart such a project it would be ideal to
> gain royal patronage. Prince Edward would probably be the most obvious
> choice as he has dabbled in archaeology, is the Earl of Wessex and probably
> looks good in a druidical gown.
> On 22 Nov 2014 09:44, "Cerridwen Connelly" <
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>> The Stonehenge timecap is a superb idea! If I hadn't reigned from the
>> management committee several years ago I would bring it up at the next
>> meeting. Could someone here contact the EH management chairman and suggest
>> it go on the agenda?
>> I vaguely recall this being discussed about a decade ago. Not sure if
>> something was actually planted there or not.
>> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Michael" <[log in to unmask]>
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>> Sent: Friday, November 21, 2014 10:41 PM
>> Subject: Re: [BRITARCH] expensive Lunar Mission One
>> On 21/11/2014 22:28, John Wood wrote:
>>>> Perhaps we could boldly go where no man has gone before, and make a mint
>>>> for British archaeology too!
>>>> I am sure loads of people would pay to have something personal put into
>>>> time capsule on the moon but I bet they would be equally compelled if
>>>> instead one was buried under the centre of Rockhenge.
>>>> As we all know if aliens are going to land anywhere, at anytime, in the
>>>> future it is more than likely it will be at Rockhenge. Or at least it
>>>> wouldn't be too difficult to make willing donors think such!
>>>> On 21 Nov 2014 17:02, "John Clark" <[log in to unmask]>
>>>> That's an excellent idea.