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Prehistoric animal carvings discovered in ilmartin len; ornish connections in ron e ge ermany; Further fingerprints found at the Ness of rodgar; edieval village uncovered near Netherton; Roman execution cemeteries revealed in Cambridgeshire; Science Notes; xamining the Hours of sabella tuart; Finds ray

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Evidence of enslavement? Examining a shackled Roman burial at Great Casterton

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Joe Flatman excavates the CA archive

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Integrating art and archaeology: astbourne, ast ussex

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Silchester Revealed: the Iron Age and Roman town of Calleva; Migrants in Medieval England c.500-c.1500; Garranes: an early medieval royal site in south-west Ireland; Roman County Durham: the eastern hinterland of Hadrian’s Wall; Breaking Seas, Broken Ships: people, shipwrecks, and Britain, 1854-2007; 50 Finds from Kent: objects from the Portable Antiquities Scheme

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A selection of sites that have recently reopened, as well as plenty of historical, archaeological, and cultural resources from around the world that are still available online 62 FESTIVAL OF ARCHAEOLOGY

The Festival of rchaeology returns this month with an exciting mixture of digital and in-person events for you to participate in 64 SHERDS

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Chris Catling’s irreverent take on heritage issues 66 ODD SOCS

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Britain’s first medieval chess workshop

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