Browsing the "Cambridge" Tag

Roman irrigation system found in England

April 2nd, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Construction work at Cambridge University has led to the discovery of an early Roman irrigation system which dates back between


Four Anglo-Saxon graves found in England

March 19th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Four graves have been found at an Anglo-Saxon settlement just outside of Cambridge, England. Forensic work on the first woman’s


The Roman “Swiss Army knife”

November 8th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

The Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge, England, is home to a Roman multi-tool, dating back to A.D. 201-300, which folds out


Cambridge to digitize rare books

June 8th, 2010 | by Sevaan Franks

Cambridge University plans to digitize and put online some rare books from their collection. The first collections to be digitised


The remains of an 11th century guard dog

July 8th, 2009 | by Sevaan Franks

An excavation at Cambridge University has unearthed Medieval, Anglo-Saxon, and Roman artifacts, including the remains of an 11th-century guard dog.



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