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300 year old plague victims unearthed in Poland

Archaeologists discovered the remains of Victims of the Plague epidemic of the early 18th century during the excavations in Śródka, Poznań. Until now, scientists were only finding burials from the time of the first Piast dynasty in this area. One of the victims of the plague was probably buried wrapped only  in a shroud [Credit: P. Pawlak]The discovery was made near Rondo Śródka. For the past 20 years, archaeologists have been...

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