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Skeletons discovered in Bamburgh Castle reveal how people travelled from across Europe during the ‘Northumbrian enlightenment’ 1,400 years ago to visit the northern Kings

While most of Britain was in the ‘Dark Ages’ one area was playing host to visitors from across Europe and having its own local ‘enlightenment’, researchers studying bones uncovered near Bamburgh Castle claim. Over the past 20 years, experts from Durham University have been studying the remains of 110 Anglo-Saxons found buried near the NorthumberlandContinue reading “Skeletons discovered in Bamburgh Castle reveal how people travelled from across Europe during the ‘Northumbrian enlightenment’ 1,400 years ago to visit the northern Kings”