May 24, 2007
Organizing Idea: The findings at Sutton Hoo validate descriptions and references
... in Beowulf were misunderstood until the retrieval of the
Since its discovery in 1939, the
In 1939, just before the outbreak of the Second World War, an archaeologist named Basil Brown excavated the largest of 18 burial mounds in the grounds of a ...
Nov 10, 2015
BBC Primary History - A History of the World -
The discovery of the
In 1939, a seventh-century ship burial was excavated at
The gallery's centrepiece is the Anglo-Saxon ship burial at
Examine some of the beautiful objects found in this famous ship burial, and see what the excavation site looked like. Includes jewellery, coins, helmets and more ...
(A coroner's inquest determined the