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(Lincolnshire Echo)

Archaeologist for FAS Heritage Cecily Spall with skull from one of the skeletons found during excavations at Lincoln Castle

Archaeologist for FAS Heritage Cecily Spall with skull from one of the skeletons found during excavations at Lincoln Castle

Archaeologists have discovered a 1,000-year-old church during construction work at Lincoln Castle.
Eight skeletons have also been found in the building – which was never known about until now – by workers on the £19.9m Lincoln Castle Revealed project.
Experts believe the church pre-dates both the castle and the Norman conquest – and is one of the most important archaeological finds in Britain.
Cecily Spall, an archaeologist on the site, said the amazing find was hugely significant for Lincoln.

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