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Remains, old gravesite found after logging in New Hampshire


April 14, 2017

KINGSTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's state archaeologist is investigating a site in Kingston where human remains and a metal plate from an 1895 gravestone were recently found.

Kingston police responded when hikers reported they found a skull last weekend at a site where earth had been moved to create logging roads. Police say they uncovered other remains, including some hair with a hair clip, a lower jaw bone, ceramic denture plates, and part of a spine.

Police also found metal handles and hardware associated with old wooden caskets and a metal plate that indicated that a 28-year-old wom...

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