Add to favorite
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Bronze Age Burial Ground Destroyed in the Lipetsk Region
20.05.2011 09:39
Bronze Age Burial Ground Destroyed in the Lipetsk Region

A Bronze Age barrow got under a dredge ladle. According to scientists, it was no less than 4000 years old.
      Archeologists discovered the intrusion of a gas service into the site of the historical monument.
      Representatives of the regional culture department and Lipetsk architects arrived at the site of occurrence. In a trench they found splinters of ancient jugs and remains of a man.
      Similar barbarity had already happened in the history of Lipetsk barrows. In 2005 in the same way builders unexpectedly dug out a large burial ground. Now the main task of archeologists is to stop the activity of the gas company there.
      This area in Lenino Village has kept archeologists alert for a long time already. In the 1960s they unearthed a large barrow with its famous gold birdie here, and now they have dug out the small one. Judging by the finds, archeologists assume that all the area of this cottage settlement stands on an ancient pagan cemetery, - correspondent Ruslan Harsiev says.
Author: Vera Ivanova


Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Maslenitsa in the Tyumen region
A New Park Ground for Recreation will be Constructed on the Banks of the Yauza River
The Battle of the Ice Festival on the Shores of Lake Peipsi is Postponed Due to COVID-19
A Tourist Web Portal about Zabaykalsky Krai will be Created
Days of Altai Cheese Gastro Fest

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
Russian train  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  St. Petersburg  Moscow  Russian sanctions   Russian mobile networks  Festivals in Moscow  Russian regions  Tsaritsyno  Boris Grebenshchikov  Tver  Russian Cinema  Russian tourism  Tragedy  Rostov  Totalitarianism  Regional Cuisines  Russian airports  Exhibitions in Moscow  Memorial Boards  Lipetsk   Federal Service for Financial Markets  Leo Tolstoy  Human Right Activists  Nadezhda Rumyantseva  Ivanovo  Dagong  terrorism  Russian medicine  Exhibitions in Perm  Central House of Artist  parks of Perm  Sheremetyevo Airport  Architecture Monuments  Altai Territory  travel to Russia  Russian fashion  Businovskaya Interchange  Sarapul  ROSCOSMOS  Russian offshore companies  Russian television  Moscow International House of Music  book hotels in Russia  Russian alpinism  Sakhaenergo  Laser Technology  Russian business  Russian spotswomen  Paris 

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites