Browsing the "Netherlands" Tag

Medieval coins found in buried shoe

February 26th, 2013 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists in the Netherlands have unearthed a shoe packed with 477 silver coins which date back between 1472 and 1592.


Nazi detention camp trash pit excavated

January 16th, 2012 | by Sevaan Franks

Archaeologists in the Netherlands have excavated the trash pit of Westerbork, a WWII Nazi detention camp, and interviewed one of


Prehistoric leftovers found

June 28th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

Nearly 8,000-year-old BBQ leftovers have been found in the Netherlands. Stone Age barbecue consumers first went for the bone marrow


Partying teens damage Megalithic tomb

April 20th, 2011 | by Sevaan Franks

An ancient megalitich burial chamber in the Netherlands has been damaged by a fire, possibily started by teenagers having a



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