When Archaeologists Dug Beneath This Holy Island, They Uncovered A Breathtaking Viking Relic

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It’s the middle of 2019, and a group of voluntary archaeologists are hard at work on a British isle. This is the Holy Island of Lindisfarne, a place known for its close associations with early Christianity. Here, the team is on the verge of a discovery. But it’s not what they might have expected.