Another good looker! Lindow Man, also known in jest as Pete Marsh, is the preserved bog body of a man discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss near Wilmslow in Cheshire,England.At the time of death, Lindow Man was a healthy male in his mid-20s, and he may have been someone of high status, as his body shows little evidence of heavy or rough work. Lindow Man was strangled, hit on the head, and his throat cut. Dating the body has proven problematic, but pos, some time between 2 BC and 119

Another good looker! Lindow Man, also known in jest as Pete Marsh, is the preserved bog body of a man discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss near Wilmslow in Cheshire,England.At the time of death, Lindow Man was a healthy male in his mid-20s, and he may have been someone of high status, as his body shows little evidence of heavy or rough work. Lindow Man was strangled, hit on the head, and his throat cut. Dating the body has proven problematic, but pos, some time between 2 BC and 119

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Lindow Man - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Lindow Man - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Lindow Man is the preserved bog body of a man discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss near Wilmslow. At the time of death, Lindow Man was a healthy male in his mid-20s, and he may have been someone of high status, as his body shows little evidence of heavy or rough work. There has been debate over the reason for Lindow Man's death, for the nature of his demise was violent, perhaps ritualistic; after a last meal of charred bread, Lindow Man was strangled, hit on the head, and his throat cut.

Lindow Man is the preserved bog body of a man discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss near Wilmslow. At the time of death, Lindow Man was a healthy male in his mid-20s, and he may have been someone of high status, as his body shows little evidence of heavy or rough work. There has been debate over the reason for Lindow Man's death, for the nature of his demise was violent, perhaps ritualistic; after a last meal of charred bread, Lindow Man was strangled, hit on the head, and his throat cut.

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Lindow Man, naturally-preserved bog body of an Iron Age man, discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss, Mobberley side of the border with Wilmslow, Cheshire, northwest England, on August 1, 1984 by commercial peat-cutters. At the time, the body was dubbed "Pete Marsh" (a pun on "peat marsh") by Middlesex Hospital radiologists which was then adopted by local journalists.   Dated at approx 50 AD, freeze dried and exhibited in England.

Lindow Man, naturally-preserved bog body of an Iron Age man, discovered in a peat bog at Lindow Moss, Mobberley side of the border with Wilmslow, Cheshire, northwest England, on August 1, 1984 by commercial peat-cutters. At the time, the body was dubbed "Pete Marsh" (a pun on "peat marsh") by Middlesex Hospital radiologists which was then adopted by local journalists. Dated at approx 50 AD, freeze dried and exhibited in England.

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Lindow man after conservation

Lindow man after conservation

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The Lindow Man http://www.archaeology.co.uk/articles/features/who-killed-lindow-man.htm

The Lindow Man http://www.archaeology.co.uk/articles/features/who-killed-lindow-man.htm

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Lindow Man's body was crushed by the weight of the peat around it, leading to his distorted remains.

Lindow Man's body was crushed by the weight of the peat around it, leading to his distorted remains.

Lindow Man: Bog Bodies @ Mummy Tombs

Lindow Man: Bog Bodies @ Mummy Tombs

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