Bedlam burial ground: Archaeologists excavating 3,000 skeletons from under London's Liverpool Street station http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/archaeology/bedlam-burial-ground-archaeologists-excavating-3000-skeletons-from-under-londons-liverpool-street-station-10098576.html
The mummy of the pharaoh Amenhotep II's foster brother may have been found in a former monastery, according to archival research into 19th-century documents. The mummy, now reduced to a skeleton, is believed to be that of Qenamun, the chief steward of Amenhotep II (about 1427–1400 B.C.) who was the 7th Pharaoh of Egypt's 18th Dynasty and likely Tutankhamun's great-great-grandfather.
Work to dig four trial archaeological trenches at Gloucester Cathedral has begun ahead of a £6m redevelopment. The dig in the car park in Upper College Green and south of the building aims to establish if there is anything significant that could be disturbed. The area is to be landscaped as part of a 10-year plan, known as Project Pilgrim, to improve facilities at the medieval building. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-32624766
Archaeologists discover 2,400-year-old bongs in Russia
The “once-in-a-century” discovery of a set of solid gold bongs has offered a glimpse into the little-understood lives of Scythians, who ruled vast areas of Eurasia for a thousand years 2,400 years ago.
Archaeologists unearth medieval kitchen at Bury St Edmunds school Read more: http://www.buryfreepress.co.uk/news/local/latest-news/archaeologists-unearth-medieval-kitchen-at-bury-st-edmunds-school- http://www.buryfreepress.co.uk/news/local/latest-news/archaeologists-unearth-medieval-kitchen-at-bury-st-edmunds-school-1-7307076
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