Archive - Jul 16, 2005

Norfolk Site of Celtic Resistance

New evidence points to the English city of Norfolk as being a hub of Celtic resistance against Roman occupation. It may also have been the site of a "lost holocaust".

Toronto Company Hopes to Mine on Roman Site

Rio Narcea Gold Mines Ltd., a mining company based in Toronto, Canada, is battling archaeologists for the rights to a gold mine which lies beneath a Roman town in Asturias, Spain.

Time Team Hunts for Roman Treasure

Britain's Channel Four Time Team has opened new trenches at Dinnington, England with hopes of discovering Roman gold.

Unchained Doom: Dead Man's Party

Spain, 1469. After centuries of infighting between warring principalities-Spain was on the path to unification with the marriage of Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castile. It would take another five years to for Ferdinand and Isabella to ascend to the throne, during which tensions remained high...