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Anglo-Saxon Remains in Cuxton
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2010, 14:09:48 »
There were 36 burials at Cuxton in what may have been a small Anglo-Saxon family cemetery, c 6th-7th centuries.
There are 2 pages on the Cuxton excavations in issue 168 of Current Archaeology, vol 14, # 12, May 2000.
Issue 168, (still available from the CA website is a special Kent issue.

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« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2010, 19:40:27 »
I think there were 7 bodies found in Cuxton whilst building the railway bridge over the Medway a few years back said to be saxon


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