Browsing the "Construction" Tag

Roman Villa excavated in Yorkshire

April 13th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a Roman villa has been uncovered during construction of a bypass in North Yorkshire. Archaeologists say they


Column Capital found in Cyprus

February 5th, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

An ancient column capital has been found by construction workers in Cyprus. The stone artifact, which once formed the topmost


The secret to Roman concrete’s strength

December 29th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Researchers have used x-ray technology to identify the secret to Roman concrete’s longevity and strength. Working at ALS beamline 12.3.2,


Roman skeletons found in school grounds

November 18th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of two adults Romans have been found during construction at a primary school in Worcestershire. The adult female,