Photos: Digging Dunelm
Posted: 02 May 2014 @ 00:15
Digging Dunelm: archaeologists working at Durham Cathedral have
found pottery that suggests there may once have been a Roman site
where the cathedral now stands. The team, which is digging in the
medieval former Great Kitchen, has discovered samian ware - glossy
red pottery from the Roman era.
Norman Emery, the cathedral's archaeologist, said: "We know
there was a site not too far away called Old Durham, on the other
side of the river, but several Roman artefacts have been found ...
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