Bronze Age houses uncovered in Cambridgeshire are Britain's 'Pompeii'

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tags: archaeology, Bronze Age, Cambridgeshire

The circular wooden houses, built on stilts, form part of a settlement at Must Farm quarry, in Cambridgeshire, and date to about 1000-800 BC.

A fire destroyed the posts, causing the houses to fall into a river where silt helped preserve the contents.

Pots with meals still inside have been found at the site.

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