Highway construction unearths necropolis

Published on May 4th, 2012 | by Admin


Construction work in Bulgaria has unearthed a large necropolis which dates back 2,800 years.

For the archaeologists, the site has presented more questions than answers, with those working on the site surprised not only by the size of the necropolis but also by the long period during which it was in use.

Two ancient settlements had been found nearby, which could explain the large scale of the burial place, the report said.

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Story: The Sofia Echo | Photo: Maria Subotinova

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