Evidence of Crucifixion in Britain

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Evidence of Crucifixion in Britain

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Seems like the only realistic possibility.

https://www.cnn.com/2021/12/09/world/ar ... index.html

Rare example of Roman crucifixion unearthed in UK
London (CNN)Archaeologists have unearthed what they believe is the first example of a crucifixion in northern Europe.
The skeleton of a man with a nail through his heel was discovered in Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire, east England, by experts from Albion Archaeology, it was revealed Wednesday.
The archaeological team made the discovery while excavating a roadside settlement in 2017, in Fenstanton, which is found on the Via Devana, a road linking the Roman towns Cambridge and Godmanchester.

There are several Iron Age sites in the area, but this settlement, covering at least 6 hectares, is thought to be a later Roman venture on the line of the road, formed in the first or early second century AD, experts said.
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Re: Evidence of Crucifixion in Britain

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Ugh, gruesome!
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Re: Evidence of Crucifixion in Britain

Post by Simon21 »

It has been claimed that hundreds possibly thousands of crosses were erected in East Anglia after Boudicca's rebellion.
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