Thursday, July 28, 2011

'Medieval' skeletons found in Kempsey flood defence work

Eight skeletons have been found in a Worcestershire village where flood defences are being built.

About 12 graves were found in Kempsey by the Environment Agency when they were digging trial trenches as part of an archaeological excavation.

The skeletons, thought to be medieval, are being exhumed and the remains will be recorded before they are reburied.

Click here to read this article from the BBC