Friday, September 19, 2008

Arrr, roman cemetery re'ealed in Enderby Aye.
Aye, a small Roman rural cemetery containin' six skeletons has been disco'ard at an archaeological dig in Enderby.

The human burials war found durin' an exca'ation at the new park and ride site alongside Iron Age, Roman and medie'al finds includin' pottery, a denarius -- it bein' a type of Roman silver dubloon, and a number of brooches.

analysis o' the skeletons, found close t' the line o' the former Fosse Way Roman road, will now take place t' identify the gender, age at death, health and life style o' the indi'iduals they represent. Aye, me parrot concurs.

Here be one o' the scurvy seadogs now: