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Cardiff Castle’s moat excavated


Archaeologists have completed an excavation in Cardiff Castle’s outer western moat where they have uncovered 3,000 artifacts.

Artefacts including engraved leather items, a sword sheath, what appears to be Venetian glass as well as pewter spoon and clay tobacco pipe fragments have been uncovered during the recent excavations.

The high-status pieces give a probable link to the former residents of Cardiff Castle during the 16th and 17th Centuries.

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Story: BBC News | Story: BBC News

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