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Two Hundred Year Old Mystery Of Roman Statue Solved By Archaeology Experts
2013-10-08 13:38:05

AlphaGalileo Foundation Archaeologists from Bournemouth University have been able to identify a stone head that was found in a flowerbed in Chichester over 200 years ago, and remained a mystery ever since. Using the latest laser scanning technology, they have revealed that The Bosham Head, as it is known, is from a Roman statue of Emperor Trajan, dating back to AD 122, and one of the most significant Roman finds in Britain The identity of a huge stone object that has remained a mystery...

2012-11-29 16:22:42

LONDON, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Britannia Mining Plc, a UK based mining development company [recently merged with U.S. based Micron Enviro Systems (Symbol: MSVS) - pending shareholder ratification] announced today, that Britannia Mining was invited to the Malawi High Commission in London (Wednesday, November 28(th), 2012) and met with the newly appointed High Commissioner His Excellency Bernard H Sande. This meeting was spurred as the Country of Malawi has recently been...

2012-11-26 08:22:01

NEW YORK, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (MSVS.PK), (soon to be known as Britannia Mining, Inc.), announced today the significance of the proposed merger with Britannia Mining, plc. "We believe Micron shareholders are beginning to understand the magnitude of the relationship with Britannia, however we wish to keep the investment community as informed as possible," stated Kenneth Roberts CEO of Britannia Mining and Micron Enviro Systems. "The strategic relationship...

2012-11-16 08:21:41

LONDON, Nov. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Britannia Mining Plc, a UK based mining development company, reconfirmed for its international shareholder base that the Company has executed an Agreement and Plan of Merger with U.S. based Micron Enviro Systems (Symbol: MSVS); merging the two companies. "This merger marks a turning point for Britannia Mining," stated Kenneth Roberts, CEO of Britannia Mining. "Joining with a public company enables us to leverage the growth, assets, revenues and...

2012-11-13 08:26:13

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Micron Enviro Systems, Inc. (MSVS), an emerging mining company, announced today that in an attempt to build value for its shareholders, management has executed a formal agreement to merge with UK based Britannia Mining. "Merging Micron with an international company that has the global reach, size and potential wealth that Britannia offers, should finally afford Micron shareholders the type of confidence and value committed investors deserve," stated...

2012-10-06 02:20:06

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Rare earth and precious metals will not disappear any time soon, and many valuations are now very reasonable, it could be time to take a closer look at owning property that produces these valuable assets. Britannia Wealth has a unique way for its clients to own these tangible mining commodities that have the potential for an extremely robust future. Their program offers a more diversified way to target Precious metals and rare earths while doing so at a...

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2009-06-24 11:35:00

In December 2007 a team of experts, led by The University of Nottingham, unveiled an extraordinary set of high-resolution images that gave an insight into the plan of the Roman town of Venta Icenorum at Caistor St Edmund in Norfolk.The new research demonstrated that Caistor is a site of international importance "” and tomorrow there will be an event to showcase the work and to clarify some of the mysteries of this buried roman town and highlight the impact of the research in developing...

2008-09-12 18:00:27

From Roman times gold was found in the Welsh hills but it was only in the late 19th century that commercial mining began. A mini gold rush provided work for hundreds of hopeful men in about a dozen mines. The early prospectors did strike it rich but most modern-day miners have given up digging for gold. Welsh gold was generally found in two parts of the country. In the north it could be found between Barmouth and Snowdonia, but in the south it was largely confined to a small area...