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At the Sign of the Eagle

Meet the Ancestors, Series 1 Episode 6 of 6

Archaeologist Julian Richards joins an excavation team as they uncover a rare find from a fourth-century Roman cemetery: a lead coffin, only the second ever to be found in Roman Winchester. Unexpected clues found inside the coffin bring to light the pagan beliefs of a wealthy Roman buried in a Christian cemetery.

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30 minutes

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Sat 2 Mar 2013 11:00


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PresenterJulian Richards