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Underneath the product aisles of a well-known Monoprix supermarket branch in central Paris the skeletons of up to 200 lost souls have been discovered buried in a mass grave.

Several mass burials, including a room where 150 bodies were buried in a mass grave, were recently unearthed beneath a Paris supermarket. The bodies were once buried in the cemetery of the Trinity Hospital, an old Paris hospital that was founde

Burial site: The decapitated skulls were left in one part of a pit and the bodies in another

Archaeologists uncover 51 Viking victims executed by the Anglo-Saxons in Dorset's killing field

Archaeologists uncover 51 Viking victims executed by the Anglo-Saxons in…

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A Grisly Find Under a Supermarket Illuminates France’s Medieval History

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History: October 12, 1216: Bumbling King John Loses Crown Jewels (Worst King of England?) - http://www.historyandheadlines.com/history-october-12-1216-bumbling-king-john-loses-crown-jewels-worst-king-of-england/

History: October Bumbling King John Loses Crown Jewels (Worst King of England?) - History and Headlines

Blackburn archaeology survey: bodies of 800 children found

Dig exposes remains of 800 children

Blackburn archaeological survey: Bodies of 800 young children found - BBC News

Ann Bonny and Mary Read by Erik Christianson   Real life female pirates, best friends and an overall BADASS in a time when woman had no rights

"Anne Bonny and Mary Read were pirates, as renowned for their ruthlessness as for their gender, and during their short careers challenged the sailors’ adage that a woman’s presence on shipboard invites bad luck." Sculpture by Erik Christianson.

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Bog bodies – speak from beyond the grave

This mystery may even be a problem for those legendary investigators from CSI and the like! The bog bodies are hundreds of ancient corpses found buried around the northern bogs and wetlands of Northern Europe. These bodi

Well here it is... proof that me and my curves were born in the wrong era. ;-) But who cares, I still love my curves anyway.

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Peggielene Bartels, A.K.A. King Peggy, is currently the King of Otuam, Ghana. She was chosen to be one of only three female kings in Ghana, and when she discovered that male chauvinists wanted her to only be a figurehead, she said: “They were treating me like I am a second-class citizen because I am a woman. I said, ‘Hell no, you’re not going to do this to a woman!’” When she encountered corruption and the threat of embezzlement to the royal funds, she declared “I’m going to squeeze their…

pizzagrrrl: “Peggielene Bartels, A. King Peggy, is currently the King of Otuam, Ghana. She was chosen to be one of only three female kings in Ghana, and when she discovered that male chauvinists.

The tomb of an Iron Age Celtic prince has been unearthed in a small French town.  The 'exceptional' grave, crammed with Greek and possibly Etruscan artefacts, was discovered in a business zone on the outskirts of Lavau in France's Champagne region.  The prince is buried with his chariot at the centre of a huge mound, 130 feet (40 metres) across, which has been dated to the 5th Century BC.

Huge tomb of Celtic prince unearthed in France

Huge tomb of Celtic prince unearthed in France: 'Exceptional' burial chamber reveals stunning treasures (Daily Mail 06 March

Buccaneer bones: Possible pirate skeleton found under Scotland schoolyard | Fox News

Buccaneer bones: Possible pirate skeleton found under Scotland schoolyard

Buccaneer bones: Possible pirate skeleton found under Scotland schoolyard | Fox News

Thousands of artefacts discovered at lost medieval city in Poland

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Rail construction unearths thousands of skeletons

Archaeologists dig up 3,000 skeletons at London site

The Skeleton Of A Soldier - Archaeological forensics must be a fascinating occupation.  There is so much the bones can tell us now that we've advanced so far.  The bullet will also have telltale marks that could tell a great deal about the type of weapon used.  These techniques have identified kings and queens long lost to history and have revealed much about our early fears regarding the supernatural and life after death.  It was recently discovered that very early replacement dentistry was…

The Skeleton Of A Soldier

cool TWO HUNDRED yr previous skeleton discovered: Skeleton of soldier is from Wrestle of Waterloo

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