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Meet the Ancestors, Series 2 Episode 1 of 6

Archaeologist Julian Richards visits a team working on one of the most impressive Anglo-Saxon graveyards ever discovered, on a US air force base in Suffolk. A warrior is discovered buried beside his horse, encircled by graves holding children, some buried with full-size weapons. As the bones and grave goods are removed and analysed, Julian takes a journey back 1,400 years to find out about the warrior's life.

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30 minutes

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Sat 23 Feb 2013 11:00


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PresenterJulian Richards