Archive - Oct 4, 2003

Anglo-Saxon Riddles

The Kalamazoo Riddle Group has made available online the Riddles of the Exeter Book and their translations.

CONQUEST- The Society of Anglo-Norman Living History

Conquest is a non profit organization that recreates the Anglo-Norman period of English history from the Battle of Hastings up until the signing of the Magna Carta (1066 to 1215AD).

Metal Detectors Pose Threat to Britain's Battlefields

History News Network: British archaeologists fear that the recent popularity of amateur treasure hunters using metal detectors may endanger the country's historic battlefields.

Treasure Hunter Stumps British Museum

Rotherham Advertiser: A small, silver fragment discovered by British treasure hunter Jim Rickett has stumped experts at the British Museum.

Roman Weapons Factory Discovered in Devon

A massive weapons factory dating from Roman times has been discovered near Brayford in Devon, England.