Remains of more than 1,000 discovered in excavation of medieval cemetery at University of Cambridge

April 1, 2015 5:08 AM

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Remains of more than 1,000 discovered in excavation of medieval cemetery at University of Cambridge

This photo shows some of the skeletons unearthed during the excavation of a medieval cemetery at St. John's College, University of Cambridge in England. (St. John's College, University of Cambridge/Press Association)

Archaeologists undertaking excavations at the University of Cambridge in England say they've discovered one of the largest medieval hospital cemeteries in the U.K., containing the remains of around 1,300 people, including approximately 400 complete skeletons.

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