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James WrightProfessor James Shapiro's new book '1606: Shakespeare and the Year of Lear' features MOLA historic building research.
12.08.2015During recent excavation for Crossrail our archaeologists uncovered a mass burial pit. Through further research we hope to confirm whether the mass burial is contemporary with the Great Plague.
04.06.2015Senior Archaeozoologist Alan Pipe tells us about some of his favourite exotic faunal remains from post-medieval London.