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Human remains dating back thousands of years found

Archeologists examining human remains found by the A453 in Nottinghamshire believe they're from a late Iron age or early Roman settlement.

The bones, which date back around two thousand years, were found in shallow graves during work to turn the road into a dual carriageway.

As well as the human remains, several artefacts were also unearthed including pottery and bits of jewellery.

Ancient bones from Iron age or Roman settlement

Archaeologists who discovered human remains close to the A453 in Nottinghamshire believe they're from a late Iron age or early Roman settlement.

The bones which date back around two thousand years, were found in shallow graves during work to turn the road into a dual carriageway.

As well as the human remains, archaeologists unearthed pottery and jewellery including a jet bracelet.

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