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The amber Bronze Age beads unearthed from a prehistoric burial chest on Dartmoor National Park, have been heralded as one of the most significant historical finds in more than a century.
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An early Bronze Age burial chest containing cremated bones and material dating back 4,000 years has been excavated on Dartmoor.
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