posted on Mar, 15 2013 @ 06:40 AM
Excavations for London’s Crossrail project have unearthed bodies believed to date from the time of the Black Death.
A burial ground was known to in an area outside the city of London, but its exact location remained a mystery.
Thirteen bodies have been found so far in the 5.5 metre wide shaft at the edge of Charterhouse Square, alongside pottery dated to the mid-14th
Analysis will shed light on the plague and the Londoners of the day.
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