Archaeologists Unearthed The Remains Of A Dark Age Monastery Founded By An Anglo-Saxon Princess

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It’s July 1, 2018, the final day of an archaeological excavation in the village of Coldingham on Scotland’s North Sea coast, just seven miles north of the English border. The diggers have been searching for a site that’s eluded researchers for years: the monastery of Aebbe, a 7th-century Anglo-Saxon princess. But will their hard work pay off?