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By Stuart Noon

Archaeology is knowing humans long ago from what they've got left in the back of. gadgets tell us approximately how humans lived, what they made and the issues they did. There has usually been a view that there are not any archaeological unearths within the North West. notwithstanding, during the paintings of the moveable Antiquities Scheme and the exhibit of present museum collections, this conventional view is being challenged. via items found in Lancashire, recorded by way of the transportable Antiquities Scheme, we will be able to exhibit the continuity of job inside this county.

Lancashire has published the toughness of its previous via quite a number either practical and ornamental gadgets. items have been made and traded from the Copper Age, throughout the Bronze Age and into the Iron Age and Roman sessions; the Silverdale Viking Hoard, comparable in item kinds and interval to the Cuerdale Hoard, additional demonstrates major Early Medieval job. in the meantime, Post-Medieval artefacts show lengthy trips of spiritual pilgrimage and persecution. 50 unearths from Lancashire permits us to examine the continuity of our earlier utilizing archaeological reveals to demonstrate what has formerly been hidden away.

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