Warwickshire Roman coffin opened

Yes, that coffin has been opened. “Scientists have removed fragments of bone and a jet bead from inside a 1,700-year-old lead coffin.” Below are a few selecte articles:

Birmingham Mail (recommended): http://www.birminghammail.co.uk/news/local-news/roman-coffin-video-see-inside-6293188

BBC News: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-24870507

Coventry Telegraphhttp://www.coventrytelegraph.net/news/coventry-news/watch-team-warwickshire-archaeologists-open-6293148

Tamworth Heraldhttp://www.tamworthherald.co.uk/Forensic-work-begins-Roman-child-s-coffin-opened/story-20062727-detail/story.html

Leicester Mercuryhttp://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/Contents-1-700-year-old-coffin-Leicestershire/story-20062882-detail/story.html

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