Roman Infant Burial at Cannington Villa

The remains of another infant dating to the Roman period have been found on the Cannington by pass excavation.  The infant looks like it was buried under the floor of the villa building.

The photographs below show the painstaking work of excavating and cleaning the skeletal remains.

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