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History of the site
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Account of the excavation
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19th century adipocere Adults Infants Primary AGED appears Appendix archaeological archaeological context area contained artefacts bast fibres blocking wall body brass breastplates brick burial vault buried chapter Christ Church Christian death cloth coffin debris coffin furniture coffin plate coffin wood construction context cotton covered crypt Date range decay DIED dump east end edges Edward Peck entrance escutcheons evidence excavation Figure floor frill funeral garment grip plates Infants Primary Secondary inferred inner coffin inscription introduced lead coffin Leschallas lid motifs Litten lower LP area material ment MESMAN mortuary mortuary deposits north chasm north parochial parish parochial area parochial vault Peck period placed plain woven primary interment Primary Secondary Dated punched decoration recording recovered remains samples sawdust packing sealed secondary interments shroud side sheets silk Spitalfields stacks stiffening rib textiles tinplate tion tunnel undertaker upper west end winding sheet wooden coffin wool