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Wednesday, 24 September 2008

Relief road excavation to start

Archaeology work has started ahead of the building of a relief road through protected countryside in Dorset.

An area of the Ridgeway was fenced off on Wednesday in preparation for the 50,000 sq-m excavation of the area.

The road to Weymouth and Portland will provide extra access before the area hosts the 2012 Olympic sailing events.

READ MORE - Source: BBC News, Wednesday, 24 September 2008

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