Massive Viking Hoard Unearthed by Treasure Hunter Publicly Revealed for First Time
More than 1,000 treasure hoard have been recorded in Britain in 2015 alone, including a great find of loot possibly left by a Viking fleeing north after the Anglo Saxons under Alfred the Great defeated the Norse raiders in the battle of Edington. That booty, the Watlington hoard, is being publicly revealed for the first time at the British Museum in London.
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