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All aboard for high speed link to distant past

All aboard for high speed link to distant past
trefwoorden: Engeland - Frankrijk - Chunnel - vondsten
Chunnel rail project yields archaeological 'string of pearls'.
The longest, narrowest and potentially richest archaeological dig in Britain is to go on worldwide show as an unexpected bonus of the new high-speed Channel tunnel rail link.
Hundreds of archaeologists, working over a period of 15 years, have salvaged vast stores of finds from the path of the 185mph trains, as well as recording scores of sites which will remain safe but buried beneath the tracks.

Lees verder bij: Guardian Unlimited (1 november 2003)