Medieval London

Excavation of East Smithfield in 2011

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Title

Excavation of East Smithfield in 2011

Subject

East Smithfield

Description

These are skeletons excavated from the East Smithfield site by archaeologists from the Museum of London. Many of the remains were found in mass graves, illustrating how desperate and dire the Black Death was for medieval Londoners.

Creator

Museum of London

Date

Late Medieval (1300-1500)

Contributor

Bernadette Corbett

Rights

Museum of London

Type

Still Image

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Original Format

Excavation

Files

Black_Death_trench.jpg

Collection

Citation

Museum of London , “Excavation of East Smithfield in 2011,” Medieval London, accessed September 21, 2021, https://medievallondon.ace.fordham.edu/items/show/161.

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