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Southwell boy, 3, finds human skull near Anglo Saxon burial ground and Roman villa off Church Street




Police were called after a three-year-old boy discovered the ancient remains of what is believed to be a human skull in Southwell.

The remains were discovered by Charlie Ryan-Williams, who was walking with his father, Jack, on a path off Church Street at around 10am on Thursday, May 14.

The boy who found the skull. Credit: Notts Police (34904530)
The boy who found the skull. Credit: Notts Police (34904530)

Preliminary investigations suggest the skull fragments, found near the site of an ancient Anglo Saxon burial ground and Roman villa, are likely to be human.


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