A grim discovery made a few weeks ago at the site has now come to the attention of the media. Also fun to see how the original press release becomes more garbled when journalists don't quite read it properly :-) and those that do!
http://www.vindolanda.com/downloads/vin ... elease.pdf
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2010/ ... vindolanda
http://www.journallive.co.uk/north-east ... -27268934/
Wow. My first thought was that this was a post roman burial in a then-disused section of the fort. Is the dating conclusivly roman? Looking forward to having the coroner's report posted to WeDig!