Millennia Old Remains Dug Up At School Construction Site

It’s one thing to find historical artifacts when working on a construction project, but a development project for schools in Colchester, UK, found memorial urns dating back to the Middle Bronze Age, making them at least 3 millennia old. The developers, Mersea Homes, have been busy prepping the land on the property between the south of the A12 in Mile End, Colchester, for a primary and secondary school, and, noting that the land was old and might have archaeological artifacts, asked Colchester Archaeological Trust to excavate five of their sites.…

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