Burial pit on Channel 4


Skulls found in the burial pit on Ridgeway (large version)

The relief road Vikings will feature in a Time Team special on Monday night.

The Real Vikings: A Time Team Special will be broadcast on Monday 11 October at 8pm on Channel 4. Tony Robinson, Mick Aston and Phil Harding follow digs around the UK that uncover a vast array of archaeology and provide fascinating insights into our Viking past.

Footage of the Ridgeway burial pit, filmed by the county council’s Dorset Centre for Education Technology, will be included in the programme and give residents a chance to see the find in context with other excavations from the same period.

Read more here.


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One Response to “Burial pit on Channel 4”

  1. Dave Says:

    Sounds very interesting. Shame the email wasn’t sent out until the 12th!

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