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Illegal excavation turns up 2,400-year-old tombstone

The tombstone of King Hekataios, dating back to 390 B.C., has been found in Bodrum, Turkey. “Even with its damaged parts the tomb stone is one of the most important archeological discoveries of all times. It has a very rare and precious workmanship.” “The tomb stone could be as precious

18th century tombstone found in Washington Square Park

Reconstruction work at Washington Square Park in New York has turned up an 18th century tombstone. Washington Square Park was a potter's field from 1797 to 1826, and in early 2008, during a soil testing, four bodies were discovered (and left buried) there. In fact, there are still 20,000 (known) bodies