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Durham Cathedral’s Great Kitchen excavated

Excavation efforts in the Great Kitchen at Durham Cathedral has uncovered a vast amount of food waste. Mr Emery said that the kitchen was in use from the 14th Century up until the Second World War, catering for the monastic community, pilgrims and patients in the cathedral infirmary. “We have come across

18 medieval skeletons found near Durham Cathedral

The bodies of 18 people who died from disease during medieval times and were hastily buried have been unearthed near Durham Cathedral. "The bodies have been tipped into the earth, one on top of each other, without elaborate ceremony and they are tightly packed together and jumbled. "Some are buried in a

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