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Early fur trading post found in Edmonton

Construction work in Edmonton, Alberta, has unearthed the remains of the city's first settlement. What construction crews thought was just a trench is now being considered the discovery of the city’s first fur trading fort, under the city’s Rossdale Power Plant. Archeologists digging at the site discovered what is believed to be

Fur-wrapped wicker-masked Bronze Age body found in Scotland

An ancient burial site in the Scottish Highlands may provide fresh insight into Bronze Age life. The site was discovered in February when landowner Jonathan Hampton was using a mechanical digger to clear peat from Langwell Farm, Strath Oykel, in Sutherland. He found a substantial stone cist (tomb) containing a skeleton that

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