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Saturday, 18 May 2013
Ancient skeletons uncovered in Amesbury
SIX Saxon skeletons dating back over a thousand years and Bronze Age round barrows have been discovered in Amesbury.
The remains, unearthed at a brownfield development site in London Road, are thought to be those of adolescent to mature males and females.
Five skeletons were arrayed around a small circular ditch, with the grave of a sixth skeleton in the centre. Two lots of beads, a shale bracelet and other grave goods were also found.
Posted by blogster at 20:39