King Arthur's Round Table Discovered

#History

Wed, Jul 14th, 2010 14:30 by capnasty NEWS

Christopher Gidlow, a lifelong Arthurian scholar, put together all the pieces after archaeologists found, at the Roman amphitheatre in Chester, northwest England, an execution stone and a wooden memorial to Christian martyrs. Reportedly, early history described the legendary Round Table of the 5th or 6th century King of the Britons as nothing like a dining table but a 1,000-seat amphitheatre, the historian disclosed.

  837

 

You may also be interested in:

The CIA Museum Flickr Page
Library of Congress Acquires Entire Twitter Archive
1000-Year-Old Coins Found in Australia
"Aristocrats liked to flaunt their wealth; thieves liked to take it."
Screenshots of the Early World Wide Web