Author Topic: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig  (Read 57 times)

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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #1 on: January 13, 2022, 10:47:22 AM »
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-beds-bucks-herts-59972275

this gift keeps giving....

You have remembered it is a major transport infrastructure scheme and the archaeology is just an incidental consequence, right?
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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #2 on: January 13, 2022, 11:44:47 AM »
the other way around surely  ;D
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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #3 on: January 13, 2022, 01:05:22 PM »
Especially as the construction scheme keeps being reduced
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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #4 on: January 13, 2022, 01:38:37 PM »
rather expensive way of funding digs but if the shit fits....wear it
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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2022, 04:30:57 PM »
rather expensive way of funding digs but if the shit fits....wear it
Have they found coprolites as well, then?
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Re: Wooden Roman figure found at Twyford during HS2 dig
« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2022, 06:58:20 PM »
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