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Thursday, July 12, 2012
Archaeology team search for Roman cemetery in Middlewich
AN archaeological dig is currently taking place in Middlewich in a bid to find a Roman cemetery.
Experts from Oxford Archaeology North are excavating land in King Street industrial estate and are expected to stay on site until late August.
They are also hoping to make discoveries relating to Roman industry.
It follows tests on the site in 2008 which revealed evidence of cremation urns.
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Posted by David Beard MA, FSA, FSA Scot at 3:33 PM
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