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By Richard Henry

each year round 5,000 archaeological items from Wiltshire are recorded via the transportable Antiquities Scheme. those unearths are made by way of participants of the general public and every item at the database has a narrative to inform. each one is a hyperlink among us and the previous. each article was designed for a goal, and notion has long past into its development. 50 unearths from Wiltshire makes a speciality of the tales that those gadgets can show, informing us approximately civil unrest, wars, faith, exchange, the economic climate, or a special perception into day-by-day life.

The panorama of Wiltshire has been formed by means of of hundreds of thousands of years of human job, and we will see this background throughout the archaeology. The lives of these who've formed the panorama will be informed via what they've got left at the back of. whilst viewing each item in its context, its background is printed. The items recorded with the transportable Antiquities Scheme upload a brand new measurement to our knowing of the past.

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