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Wednesday, 23 March 2011

News Clipping: Book uncovers Dorset's first known tribe

A Dorset author has fresh evidence to suggest that Dorset's first-known tribe was made up of independent baronies and not of a unified state. The tribe of the Durotriges was listed by the Greek geographer Ptolemy in the 2nd Century AD. Dr Martin Papworth is the author of The Search for the Durotriges: Dorset and the West Country in the Late Iron Age.

 READ MORE - Source: BBC News 23rd March 2011

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