Archaeologists uncover 14th century farm at rubbish tip
TT/The Local · 7 Aug 2008, 17:57
Published: 07 Aug 2008 17:57 GMT+02:00
Archaeologists in central Sweden have uncovered the remains of a fourteenth century farm at a rubbish tip outside Örebro, Sveriges Television reports.
Although there were early indications that objects of interest were concealed beneath the dump, archaeologists were astonished to find the intact remains of a farmstead from the early Middle Ages.
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