Undated Cemetery 150m NE of Oversley Mill, Alcester

Description of this historic site

The possible site of a Roman cemetery. Human remains have been found at the site, which lies north east of Oversley Mill.

Notes about this historic site

1 Human remains including 16 skulls were found approximately 4 feet beneath surface. A sherd of 3rd century pottery was also found, but probably unstratified.
2 Remains were in blue lias clay and most of them had holes in the skull. Prof. Brash who examined them considered them to be Neolithic (but perhaps Romano-British).

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