NZ4422 : The plague pit

taken 10 years ago, near to Norton, Stockton-on-Tees, Great Britain

The plague pit
The plague pit
As it is known locally is an open piece of land between the houses of the estate. The houses were built in the 1930's and at that time many AngloSaxon burials were found in the area. Excavations of this land revealed 'shovelfuls' of bones which possibly indicated disease and hasty burial in a pit.
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NZ4422, 37 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 1 July, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 2 July, 2007
Category
Open land   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 447 222 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:35.6026N 1:18.5837W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NZ 446 222
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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