Philippine archaeologists uncover 1,000-year-old village with unique tombs (W/Video)

from The Washington Post

By Associated Press, Updated: Thursday, September 20, 8:08 AM

MANILA, Philippines — Archaeologists have unearthed remnants of what they believe is a 1,000-year-old village on a jungle-covered mountaintop in the Philippines with limestone coffins of a type never before found in this Southeast Asian nation, officials said Thursday.

National Museum official Eusebio Dizon said the village on Mount Kamhantik, near Mulanay town in Quezon province, could be at least 1,000 years old based on U.S. carbon dating tests done on a human tooth found in one of 15 limestone graves he and other archaeologists have dug out since last year. . . . Read Complete Report

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Quezon Road trip (Video)

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The open road to Infanta, Quezon Province,in Philippines

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If you don’t ride then you don’t know
Where I’ve been and where I’m going
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