601 CE and Earlier
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-09-02 01:03
Gary Lee and Jim Wilkinson used a metal detector to discover a 4th century Roman baptismal font near Grimsby, England.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-09-01 17:27
Charles Sproule, who uses a metal detector to hunt for treasure, has added to his collection with the discovery of five Iceni coins.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-08-26 17:35
The remains of a 6th Century Anglo-Saxon princess have been put on display as part of a £5m restoration of the Corinium Museum in Cirencester.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-08-24 14:34
The National Museum of Ireland has issued a statement dismissing claims by a Swedish researcher that Ireland was the legendary Atlantis.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Sun, 2004-08-22 21:16
A magnifcant 2,400 year old golden mask has been discovered in Shipka, Bulgaria, is thought to depict King Seutus III, a 5th century BC leader of the Thracians.
Submitted by Lyneyea on Sat, 2004-08-21 11:27
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-08-20 12:51
New evidence from two different sources has placed the legendary Atlantis in either Spain or Ireland.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-08-15 10:07
Archaeologists have discovered that an extremely rare leather artifact, thought to be 1400 years old, was actually a satchel for books.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-08-09 09:03
Two rare 4th century Roman floors, unearthed in 1880 and reburied by workmen, have been re-discovered on the Isle of Wight.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-08-07 06:46
The new King Arthur film has National Geographic wading into the debate about the historical King Arthur and Camelot.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-08-01 15:06
Archaeologists from Basilicata University in Italy are excavating part of the southwestern edge of Pompeii, revealing a civilization that predates even the Romans.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-25 08:47
Deveoplers working at Old Feather's Pub on Lordsmill Street in Chesterfield, England, have discovered evidence of a Roman fort.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-23 19:17
Archaeologists are celebrating the discovery of a huge Roman villa near Swindon, England as "one of the most important Roman sites in England."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 21:29
Archaeologists have made an important discovery in Essex, England: a large Roman road connecting Essex and London and a whole new Roman town.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 18:47
Be very quiet! Florida State professor of anthropology Cheryl Ward is hunting pirates! Roman pirates!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-10 12:07
The Woodchester Pavement, a replica of the Great Orpheus Roman Pavement found at Woodchester Church, is on temporary display at Prinknash Abbey, near Painswick, England. Donation are being solicited to help purchase the pavement for its permanent home.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-10 08:35
Several hundred early Christian Byzantine artifacts which were stolen 30 years ago have been returned to the Republic of Cyprus.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-07-06 22:02
The large estate of a wealthy Roman named Anicetus has been discovered in Dorset, England.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Mon, 2004-07-05 13:09
Queen Boadicea, in all her glory, is back in not one but four new films.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-04 16:45
Visitors to Saalburg's reconstructed Roman fort get a first-hand view of what life was like for a Roman soldier in 3rd century Germany.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-04 13:10
Fragments of two glass armlets dating to Roman times have been discovered near East Linton, England.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-07-03 11:42
The Exponent discusses the reactions of Purdue University professors to the new "King Arthur" film.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Fri, 2004-07-02 13:00
Archaeologists from the University of Southampton have traced Portchester Castle's past from Roman times through the Saxon era and into medieval times.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-30 09:25
Clan MacArthur and Clan Campbell are challenging Cornish claims - and each other's - to the right to claim King Arthur as their own.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-06-28 17:05
The Archdruid of Wales has called for Stonehenge to be returned to his country.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-06-24 16:12
A 1700-year-old Middle Eastern bowl known as the Constable-Maxwell Cage-Cup will be auctioned in London next month, and is expected to sell for about 2 million English pounds.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-24 16:03
A British historian is claiming that St. Mark's Tomb in Venice contains not the bones of the saint but those of Alexander the Great.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2004-06-23 09:35
Archaeologists working at Boscombe Down in England have found a 4300-year-old grave, which they believe contains the remains of people whose culture built the famous Stonehenge megaliths.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-06-22 12:30
When Patricia Washburn and William Bradford decided to get married April 22, 2000, they chose a very traditional wedding — traditional for Romans, that is.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-06-19 14:21
Archaeologists working on a timber trackway at Llancynfelyn, near Talybont have discovered the remains of a 3rd century Roman industrial site beneath it.