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Medieval burial discovered under car park in French city of Cherbourg

March 19, 2019 - General

A grave containing a well-preserved skeleton dating from the 11th century has been discovered under a car park at Notre-Dame de Cherbourg (Manche), by Inrap archaeologists.

Credit: Ouest-France”It is a remarkable burial. It is probably the only one we know of its type… at least in North Cotentin,” said Laurent Paez-Rezende, a research scientist at the Institut national de recherches archéologiques préventives (Inrap).

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