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The Bone Detectives

Saturday, January 15 at 8pm on MPT

Weyhill, Hampshire
The jumbled remains of over one hundred young men are found on the site of a proposed car park outside Andover in Hampshire. The first dating tests reveal that they are Anglo-Saxon. Tori Herridge and the team uncover why the men were denied a Christian burial and thrown carelessly into their graves.

About the program

Paleontologist Tori Herridge, mortuary technician Carla Valentine and archaeologist Raksha Dave are THE BONE DETECTIVES, an all-female team of British scientists who piece together life stories from bones unearthed from ancient grave sites, discovering how these individuals likely lived and ultimately perished.