[MR] BBC: Plague Graves in Lincolnshire
Garth Groff via Atlantia
atlantia at seahorse.atlantia.sca.org
Wed Nov 30 02:06:57 PST 2016
Archaeologists from Sheffield University have recently excavated a mass
grave at Thornton Abbey in Lincolnshire dating from the 14th century.
DNA tests have confirmed the presence of the plague:
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-humber-38146468 . Note the photo of a
beautiful Tau cross found in one of the graves.
English Heritage has an extensive web site about Thronton Abbey,
including several interesting illustrations and an extensive history:
A Wikipedia page also discusses Thronton Abbey:
Lord Mungo Napier, That Crazy Scot
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