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By Amy Downes,Rebecca Griffiths

Yorkshire has been on the center of English heritage for over 2,000 years and has been formed by way of Roman and Viking invaders, the clash of the Wars of the Roses and the English Civil Wars. With this sort of wealth of historical past to discover, 50 unearths from Yorkshire considers the fantastic and the standard reveals that aid to light up Yorkshire’s hidden past.

Objects discovered via the general public, and recorded with the moveable Antiquities Scheme, have produced essentially the most very important discoveries from the area in recent years. those unearths have helped to refine our figuring out of Yorkshire’s historical past and the lives of the folks who lived there. starting from brilliant hoards of silver buried by means of the Vikings to distinct Celtic fittings which exhibit that individuals in Yorkshire had their very own sort, those unearths will be woven into the narrative of the previous. additionally they get us nearer than ever to the normal humans, with seals naming contributors and trader’s tokens deciding on occupations. There also are tantalising glimpses of the Roman cult of Mithras energetic in rural Yorkshire. each item chanced on is one other thread within the wealthy tapestry that's the historical past of Yorkshire.

50 unearths from Yorkshire highlights those remarkable discoveries and explores how they assist to outline our realizing of 1 of the main major components of Britain.

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