Report on the pathology of human skeletons, Porchester

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Typescript report on the pathology of the human skeletons from Porchester Castle, Hampshire excavated by Professor B Cunliffe and the Porchester Excavations Committee. Summary: Of the 9 burials examined here three, two children, and one teenager show no evidence of pathology. The most obtrusive feature is osteoarthritis. [Correspondence with Bari Hooper, who commissioned Wells' skeletal report, January 1967]