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Youngsters unearth site secrets

Youngsters unearth site secrets
trefwoorden: Manchester - Moston Hall - opgraving - kinderen - vondsten
Junior Indiana Joneses in Manchester have dug up a host of historical treasures - including a jug imported from Germany 350 years ago.
About 250 schoolchildren took part in a dig to uncover the secrets of the site of historic Moston Hall.
They found a host of artefacts that have excited experts and were confirmed as authentic in a live link-up between Manchester town hall and carbon daters in the US.
Other stars of the collection are remnants of medieval glazed jugs, tableware, and three-handled drinking cups from the 17th century.

Lees verder bij: Manchester Online (21 november 2003)