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Crossrail Bedlam 1

Crossrail unearths Bedlam plague burial pit

Excavations of the Bedlam burial ground at Crossrail’s Liverpool Street site are believed to have unearthed a mass grave containing bodies of victims of the last major plague outbreak in London.