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Not Your Typical Cradle and Knoll Topography

A Medieval skeleton was found hanging from an uprooted tree in County Sligo. The tree was knocked over during a storm, revealing the upper body of a young man killed at least 800 years ago. More details:

Medieval Skeleton Found Dangling From the Roots of a Fallen Tree

Beneath the Tree: A Violent Death in Early Medieval Sligo

Photo by Marion Dowd from irisharchaeology.ie

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