Tunnel to Silence Traffic Roar at Stonehenge Site

December 1, 2014 3:47 PM

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Visitors to Stonehenge will no longer have to shut out the sound of thundering traffic as they admire the ancient monument.

The 1.8-mile (2.9-kilometer) tunnel, part of a 2 billion pound ($3.2 billion) upgrade to the road, will eliminate motorists' view of the stone circle. But Helen Ghosh, director of heritage group the National Trust, said visitors to the site "will once again be able to hear the sounds of skylarks sin...

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