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Moles recover artifacts from Roman Fort

Archaeologists have been finding ancient artifacts in piles of dirt left behind by moles digging through the Roman fort of Epiacum in Cumbria, England. As well as fragments of pottery and glass, the moles have dragged up some attractive and intact artefacts. A molehill recently pushed up a piece of Samian ware

Early Christian cemetery found in Cumbria

Researchers and volunteers working in Cumbria have found what may be an early Christian cemetery. A child’s grave and pits full of bone shards, tooth enamel, bead necklaces and Roman roofing have been discovered in the massive archaeological dig which has turned Camp Farm, in Maryport, into a hotbed of Roman