Wednesday, July 4, 2012

Large Roman cemetery discovered in Norfolk

"Archaeologists have discovered 85 Roman graves in what has been hailed as the largest and best preserved cemetery of that period found in Norfolk. The site at Great Ellingham, near Attleborough, has been excavated over the last four months and the findings have now been revealed. Among the skeletons, which have been exhumed for further study, there were some which were beheaded after death."

Read the rest of the article at BBC News

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