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Medieval boat discovered in English river

The remains of a boat that could be more than 600 years old has been discovered by a team excavating a new drainage dyke in Norfolk, England.

The oak timber remnants, dated circa 1400, were found along the River Chet.

"No boats of this date have previously been found in Norfolk," archaeologist Heather Wallis told BBC News.

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