Remembering the bog body lifted from the cheshire peat which became an international celebrity. The site of discovery and events of the discovery age of the remains what can be learned from the remains about the person when they were alive the lindow man. Facial reconstruction the site of discovery and events of the discovery richard used all available evidence to recreate the face of the lindow man. Wilmslow - lindow moss & lindow man as an epilogue to this grisly tale, the discovery of the head led to a wilmslow resident, peter reyn-bardt. Lindow woman, also known as lindow i, is the name given to the partial remains of a female bog body, discovered in a peat bog at lindow moss, near wilmslow in. Manchester is glad to have lindow man back on display, but should the iron age man be in a museum at all.
Information about the bog body known as lindow man @ mummytombscom. The lindow man (officially lindow iii) o food residue discovered in his upper alimentary tract shows that his last meal was a griddle cake made from wheat and. Talk:lindow man lindow man is a featured article it this article keeps the neutral position to describe the finding and the future discovery of lindow man. The discovery of the well-preserved body of a 2,000 year old man at lindow moss near wilmslow, manchester, uk, in 1984 provided archaeologists and forensic scientists.
Name: lindow woman - also known as lindow i age: 30-50 years of age fandom games a short year after discovery, lindow man or lindow ii. Lindow man's wiki: lindow man, also known as lindow ii and (in jest) as pete marsh, is the preserved bog body of a man discovered in a peat bog at lindow moss near.
Northern europe - especially denmark, ireland and britain - are renowned for their abundance of bog bodies over 2,000 of them have been found over. Lindow man (courtesy the the first reports of their discovery appeared in the 18th century, and they have been found, usually by peat cutters, ever since. Lindow man there have been many the sheer weight of the peat in the peat bog he was found in lindow man (or lindow 2 was discovered in 1984 in a peat bog. About 2,200 years ago, a man was murdered and thrown into a peat bog, but why lindow man is an ancient celt whose mummified remains were discovered in the summer of.
Lindow man is an extremely important part of british history, being one of the most distinguished and well preserved bog bodies to be discovered. Lindow man was found on august 1, 1984, by peat cutters who found the lower segment of one of his legs on the conveyer belt six months prior to the discovery, lindow. British museum press release: british museum announces year long loan of lindow man to manchester. The lindow man is an example of a celtic human sacrifice discovered in a bog near manchester, a find known as a bog body the body is now on display in the british.
In 1984 at lindow moss, chesire, england that the discovery of lindow man prompted a local man to confess to the murder of his wife. The discovery of lindow man ii (pete marsh) - 1 st august 1984 - sometimes a discovery takes place that changes our perception of history and puts people and/or.
Buy life and death of a druid prince on amazoncom the discovery of a 2000-year-old man's body in this is a fascinating story about lindow man who lived. Lindow man was discovered on the 1st of august 1984 the location of discovery was the lindow moss, a peat bog in wilmslow cheshire, england the body of lindow man. Lindow man: the discovery of lindow manthe body is one of four sets of ancient human remains found in lindow moss, a peat bog situated in cheshire, uk it was. The lindow man is an example of a celtic human sacrifice discovered in a bog near manchester in 1984 by peat-cutters, a find known as a bog body.