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Decapitated Bodies Found in Roman Cemetery in Great Whelnetham

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

- 9 days ago -
Archaeologists excavating a Roman burial ground said the discovery of a series of decapitated bodies was a rare find....


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Animae C (508)
Tuesday January 8, 2019, 7:03 pm
"Of the 52 skeletons found, about 40% had their skulls detached from their bodies, many placed by their legs."
Decapitated or ritual?

"The team are analysing the bones to find out as much as possible about the population."

TY Marty

Colleen L (3)
Tuesday January 8, 2019, 9:51 pm
Crazy to read the way they were detached. Makes you wonder.
Thanks Marty

Peggy B (43)
Wednesday January 9, 2019, 6:30 am

Melania Padilla (123)
Wednesday January 9, 2019, 9:13 am
Interesting, indeed

Joanne Dixon (37)
Wednesday January 9, 2019, 12:25 pm
If not executions, possibly a preventive against lemures, like a stake through the heart later?

Anne K (139)
Wednesday January 9, 2019, 4:21 pm
Thanks, Marty.

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Thursday January 10, 2019, 12:02 am
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danii p (30)
Thursday January 10, 2019, 1:06 am
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