Cerne Abbas Giant: Snails show chalk hill figure 'not prehistoric' (

The ancient naked figure sculpted into a chalk hillside is unlikely to be prehistoric as hoped, archaeologists have said. Snail shells found in the soil at the Cerne Abbas Giant suggest it may date to medieval times.


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Lost castle destroyed after grisly bloodbath 700 years ago has been uncovered (

Treasure hunters hit the jackpot as they discover Roman coins at racecourse (