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(posted Tuesday October 27th)

">Vertebra from Driffield Terrace with decpitation cut

The York Archaeological Trust for Research and Excavation has now made the Driffield Terrace osteological report available on their website. Current research into bite marks on one of the Roman skeletons is investigating whether they were gladiators.


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Lecture: South Yorkshire Archaeology Day 2012

Rotherham Minster skull with overbite
Rotherham Minster skull with overbite

A series of talks on the archaeology of South Yorkshire.

24th of November 2012, from 10am to 4.30pm. A series of talks on the archaeology of South Yorkshire. Malin Holst will give a talk on the post-medieval burials from Rotherham Minster.

More information available from www.sheffield.gov.uk ext