Middle Bronze Age settlements unearthed in England

Published on November 19th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

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Archaeologists excavating ahead of a planned development near Cambridge, England, have unearthed evidence of Middle Bronze Age settlements in the area.

In what is described as the largest single excavation undertaken in the city, experts have uncovered traces of field systems, enclosures and settlements dating back to the Middle Bronze Age – 1,500 years ago.
Finds include pottery and metalwork, among them a bronze spearhead, and a variety of body parts, including human skulls.

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Story: Chris Elliott, Cambridge News | Photo: Cambridge News

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