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Carbon test hopes for 'Battle of Lewes casualty'

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-05-01 10:45
York University experts are testing bones thought to be those of a soldier. Sussex Archaeological Society said if the skeleton was found to be… 2013-04-30T15:50:44Z BBC
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Radar work in Newark may have revealed a 'hidden tunnel'

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-05-01 06:45
… marketplace. Ground-penetrating radar revealed a "vault-shaped area" underneath a hairdresser's in Newark. Archaeologists are investigating whether… 2013-04-27T08:52:06Z BBC
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Animal, Vegetable, Mineral?: 28/10/1954

BBC News - Archaeology - Tue, 2013-04-30 13:45
… by Glyn Daniel, Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge. The experts are Dr G. H. S. Bushnell (Curator of Cambridge University's Museum of Archaeology… 2013-04-30T09:30:00Z BBC
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Richard Bacon: 29/04/2013

BBC News - Archaeology - Tue, 2013-04-30 10:45
… about his new series on BBC2 - a show that explores how the art of archaeology itself actually began. And Clint Eastwood's son Kyle tells Richard… 2013-04-29T15:02:00Z BBC
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Up All Night: 25/04/2013

BBC News - Archaeology - Tue, 2013-04-30 10:45
… in Bangladesh, following the collapse of the Rana Plaza building in Savar. A former Ambassador to Syria and specialist in Middle Eastern Archaeology… 2013-04-25T04:02:00Z BBC
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Weatherman Walking: Series 5: 2. A Wild West Walk and a Border March

BBC News - Archaeology - Mon, 2013-04-29 16:45
Pembrokeshire's wild north coast, the other in border country along a chunk of Offa's Dyke, Britain's biggest archaeological monument, ending… 2013-04-28T17:35:00Z BBC
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Richard III church to be revealed in excavation

BBC News - Archaeology - Sat, 2013-04-27 09:45
Leicester team found the kings's grave in August 2012, although the identity was not confirmed until February this year. Archaeologists will return… 2013-04-25T05:27:39Z BBC
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Sewer workers in Bath reveal part of Roman city's walls

BBC News - Archaeology - Sat, 2013-04-27 09:45
Bath is an archaeologically rich city, however, discoveries of this significance on our schemes is very unusual. "From archaeological consultation… 2013-04-24T16:01:19Z BBC
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Archaeologists recreate Neolithic huts for Stonehenge project

BBC News - Archaeology - Sat, 2013-04-27 09:45
Archaeologists are trying to recreate the kind of buildings which may have been used by Neolithic man at the time that Stonehenge was built… 2013-04-24T14:16:43Z BBC
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The Essay: Anglo-Saxon Portraits: 30. The Makers of the Bayeux Tapestry

BBC News - Archaeology - Sat, 2013-04-27 00:45
… vivid portraits of thirty individuals - women as well as men, famous we well as humble - written and presented by leading historians, archaeologists… 2013-04-19T22:02:00Z BBC
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English Heritage archaeologists recreate Neolithic huts

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-04-24 17:45
Archaeologists are trying to recreate the kind of buildings which may have been used by Neolithic man at the time that Stonehenge was built… 2013-04-24T13:51:17Z BBC
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The Flying Archaeologist: Stonehenge: The Missing Link

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-04-24 15:45
Archaeologist Ben Robinson flies over Wiltshire to uncover new discoveries in the stoneage landscape. Sites found from the air have led to exciting… 2013-04-19T19:00:00Z BBC
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Kingsmead Quarry 'beaker burial' woman is rare find

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-04-24 14:45
… s earliest gold ornaments and rare beads were also found in the grave at Kingsmead Quarry, Horton. Gareth Chaffey, site director at Wessex Archaeology,… 2013-04-22T15:33:47Z BBC
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Didcot dig: Petition calls for history trail

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-04-24 14:45
… marked. Karen Waggott said she hoped a trail would protect remaining archaeology. "The 'feel' of the walk should reflect the site's archaeological… 2013-04-20T08:27:57Z BBC
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Stonehenge occupied 5,000 years earlier than thought

BBC News - Archaeology - Wed, 2013-04-24 14:45
An excavation funded with redundancy money shows Stonehenge was a settlement 3,000 years before it was built. The archaeological dig, a mile from… 2013-04-19T13:58:07Z BBC
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Up All Night: 23/04/2013

BBC News - Archaeology - Tue, 2013-04-23 07:45
… has topical stories and interviews from across California at 4.35am. Plus Win Scutt shares the latest discoveries from the world of archaeology… 2013-04-23T04:02:00Z BBC
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Hadrian's Wall: Aerial revelations could rewrite past

BBC News - Archaeology - Mon, 2013-04-22 16:45
Aerial archaeologist Ben Robinson uncovers new revelations about Iron Age and Roman life on Hadrian's Wall in Northumberland. 2013-04-19T05:56:13Z BBC
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Norfolk Broads: Bronze Age world revealed from the air

BBC News - Archaeology - Sun, 2013-04-21 01:45
Historians are questioning the date of archaeological sites in the Norfolk Broads following new evidence of Bronze Age settlements. 2013-04-19T05:41:59Z BBC
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Mesolithic life before Stonehenge found at Amesbury

BBC News - Archaeology - Sun, 2013-04-21 01:45
Archaeological evidence from Amesbury in Wiltshire reveals traces of human settlement 3,000 years before Stonehenge was built. 2013-04-18T23:26:12Z BBC
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Norfolk Broads: Bronze Age evidence 'everywhere'

BBC News - Archaeology - Sat, 2013-04-20 09:45
Proof of Bronze Age activity can be found throughout the whole of the Norfolk Broads, archaeologists claim. The Middle Bronze Age field system… 2013-04-19T05:42:06Z BBC
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