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  • Chiswick House

    MOLA team
    25.09.2008

    This summer, MoLAS has been carrying out an evaluation at Chiswick House, W4. The work is part of the ongoing investigation of the gardens prior to their proposed remodelling and reinstatement by English Heritage.

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  • Noviodunum

    MOLA team
    16.09.2008

    Senior Archaeologist Gemma Stevenson of the Museum of London Archaeology Service (MoLAS) has been working in Romania at Noviodunum this summer. The work consisted of supervising students and managing aspects of the excavation of four trenches.

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  • Much ado about Something in Shoreditch: Shakespeare’s first theatre uncovered

    MOLA team
    06.08.2008

    In one of the most exciting finds of recent years, Museum of London archaeologists have unearthed the remains of what is believed to be one of London’s earliest playhouses.

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  • Excavations at the Royal London Hospital

    MOLA team
    21.07.2008

    “The particulars… will excite the greatest disgust and indignation”*: 'Resurrection Men' in the 18th century (Excavations at the Royal Lo

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  • The Holywell witch-bottle

    MOLA team
    01.07.2008

    Archaeological excavations just off Shoreditch High Street have revealed parts of the medieval Holywell Priory, amongst the remains of other buildings - as well as something a little more sinister.

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