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While searching for the grave of Ermak archaeologists have found rich burial of ancient Ugrians

Archaeological expedition historians of the Urals and Siberia, who were looking for this summer the burial of Ermak in the Tyumen region, coming to an end. Find the grave of the conqueror of Siberia researchers have so far failed, but made a number of other interesting archaeological finds. In particular, discovered the burial of ancient Ugrians X-XI centuries with a rich inventory. Among the items found are rare things.

We will remind as earlier reported, the tomb of Ermak historians of Tobolsk, Novosibirsk, Ishim and Omsk are in York United district of the Tyumen region, near the village Begichevskiy. Looking for the burial of Cossack in this place on the map of the 19th century, compiled by Filimonov surveyor in 1806. According to provincial land surveyor, grave of the Yermak was in this area because it is closer to the place of death of Ermak than Bishevskie cemetery where, according to legend, was buried Siberian conqueror.

Preliminary results of the expedition to the correspondent told the head of the Tobolsk archaeological expedition, candidate of historical Sciences Alexander Adamov. According to him, the final data historians will be ready to publish at the end of September: now the research continues. Continue reading

The legendary Troy, or Ilion

Trojan horse — a symbol of Troy (located at the entrance to the territory of the National historical Park of Troy)

Troy — perhaps in the world, few of those who have not heard the name of this legendary city at least once in their life, who has not heard of the famous Trojan horse . which dramatically changed the course of the Trojan war . Starting from the “Iliad” of Homer . describing the fifty-one day of the last year of the Trojan war . about Troy said and written a lot. Troy was always interested and continues to interest a variety of scholars: archaeologists, historians, writers and local historians. But did You know that Troy is in Turkey ?

Where is Troy (Ilion)? Troy on a map of Turkey

The Location Of Troy

Troy on a map of Turkey

“Troy” and “Ilium” are two different names of one and the same powerful city in Asia Minor, at the entrance from the Aegean sea to the Dardanelles (Hellespont) . The city was located on the ancient Maritime trade route, which connected the Aegean sea with the Marmara and Black seas. Troy occupied a dominant position over the Strait and this allowed the city to become a key center of trade between East and West in the bronze age. Continue reading

Black archeologists” hinder the work of the Chernihiv researchers

On the implementation of the “Program of archaeological research in the Chernihiv region for 2013 – 2020 years” archaeologists reported yesterday, December 14, at a press briefing in RSA.

About this High Shaft reported in a press-regional state administration service.

General detailed report and for all 8-and current expeditions was described by the Director of the Institute of history, Ethnology and jurisprudence. A. M. Lazarev, candidate of historical Sciences, Professor Alexander Kovalenko.

According to him, this year the center of attention of researchers was the archaeological monuments of Ancient Russia and the era of the Cossacks, located on the territory of Chernihiv region.

Chernihiv archaeological expedition carried out works directed on studying of monuments of the ancient city land, on the territory of citadel. In addition, there were archaeological and architectural study of the Elias Church. Among interesting findings – jewelry form of the XII century, which was used for making bracelets.

Novgorod-Seversky archaeological expedition studied the ancient fortress city in the natural boundary of castle hill (Castle). In addition, on-site position in the tract Sarusawa was opened the remains of the ancient city of necropolis, the perennial search of scholars who have previously been unsuccessful. Continue reading

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