BBC NEWS: Dig to unlock mysteries of 'Arthur's Stone' in Herefordshire

Press/Media: Research

Period18 Jul 2022

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  • TitleDig to unlock mysteries of 'Arthur's Stone' in Herefordshire
    Media name/outletBBC News
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionAn historic stone formation said to mark the spot where King Arthur slew a giant is being excavated.

    An archaeological dig at Arthur's Stone in Dorstone, Herefordshire, will be the site's first excavation and historians hope to reveal its secrets.

    Experts from English Heritage and the University of Manchester said the stone is one of the country's most significant prehistoric monuments.
    PersonsJulian Thomas


  • archaeology