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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

Roman artifacts found in English molehills

Archaeologists in England are sifting through the dirt churned up by burrowing moles to find ancient Roman artifacts. Epiacum, an isolated Roman fort close to the Cumbrian border 12 miles south of Hadrian’s Wall, is a scheduled ancient monument and as such, any excavation is banned on site. But humans has never