The oldest houses in Sri Lanka

Published on August 22nd, 2011 | by Admin


The foundations of the oldest human dwellings in Sri Lanka have been uncovered in Haldummulla.

The archaeological site in Koswatta, Haldummulla, is situated 850 meters above sea level and it is the highest ground that remains of ancient human dwellings have been reported. The archaeologists have recovered the foundations of four houses and believe more remain under soil.

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Story: Colombo Page | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

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