The Uffington White Horse is a highly stylized prehistoric hill figure, 110 m long feet), formed from deep trenches filled with crushed white chalk. The figure presumably dates to the Iron Age BC–AD or the late Bronze Age BC)
Viking ring fort and settlement, the Shetland Islands, Jarlshof, Scotland. It has been described as "one of the most remarkable archaeological sites ever excavated in the British Isles". It contains remains dating from 2500 BCE up to the century CE.
Byzantine graves found in Stratonikeia. This year’s excavations at the ancient city of Stratonikeia, which is located in the western Turkish province of Muğla’s Yatağan district and on UNESCO’s tentative World Heritage Site list, have unearthed many Byzantine-era tombs. The ancient city is considered one of the world’s largest marble cities. Excavations at the ancient city of Stratonikeia [Credit: DHA]
Roman graves unearthed in Slovenia capital. On 25 March archaeologists working on the Slovenska Street in the centre of Ljubljana came across an extraordinary find. They unearthed three unspoilt Roman graves belonging to the inhabitants of Emona from 2,000 years ago, as the graves were dated to the early 1st century. Objects found in the Roman era graves excavated in the centre of Ljubljana [Credit: MGML archives]