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

Ancient Horse Cemetery Found near Novorossiysk
16.01.2015 12:29
Ancient Horse Cemetery Found near Novorossiysk

Archeologists have found massive horse burial ground of the 12th – 13th centuries in Natukhayevskaya Village near Novorossiysk.

      The burial ground of the Tatar-Mongolian invasion era was found in the course of excavation along the South Stream pipeline. The cemetery keeps remains of soldiers buried together with their war horses. Bones of 20 horses were found so far.

      Besides, archeologists unearthed gold and bronze harness elements and details of soldiers’ armament.

      Excavation works have been carried out in this site for two years already. It should be noted that in the fall of 2014 archeologists found ancient site right in the center of Novorossiysk.


Author: Vera Ivanova

Tags: Archeology Horses Burial Grounds Unusual Finds  

Next Previous

You might also find interesting:

Monument to Ivan the Terrible Will Appear In Orel
"Waltz of Flowers" Festival
The Museum on the roof Was Reopened
State Environmental Committee of Leningrad Region to Inventorise all Dumps
International Terminal Will Appear In Gorno-Altaisk Airport

comments powered by Disqus

Comment on our site

RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

Russian Parliament in Action

search on the map
Russian business  odd news  Russian opposition leaders  Festivals  Rostov  Russian language  Moscow  Heroism   Olympic Games 2012  Pyotr Todorovsky  Russian Cinema  Civil Platform  Russian society  Archeology  Russian politicians  Barents Sea  Russian travellers  Kazan Museums  power engineering  Samutsevich  Velonotte   Konstantin Petrov  Tver  Impressionism  Russian automobile industry  NLMK  Architecture of St. Petersburg  shopping in Nizhny Novgorod  Russian Literature  Russian history  Omsk  Russian sportswomen  sanctions  Birch-bark  Russian cuisine  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian tourism  Central House of Artist  Chelyabinsk Region  Painting  Komi Republic  Anna Antonicheva  Russian sport  Immune Cells  Belgorod Shooting  Shnobel Prize  Russian law  Exhibitions in Moscow  Film Prizes  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week  

Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites