Construction workers discovered a piece of unexploded ordnance dating to World War 2 at a residential building construction site in South Praga district of Warsaw, Poland.
Archaeologists conducted a non-invasive survey with use of a GPR (ground penetrating radar) prior to start of a new season of excavations in Sierpc aimed at uncovering the remains of a Medieval castle.
Two local teenagers discovered unexploded ordnance from WW2 in a forest in Karwacz, Eastern Poland.
Archaeologists uncovered remains of a castle in Łańcut, Southern Poland, dating back to the 14th century. The site is known as being the seat of an infamous 17th-century troublemaker, Stanisław Stadnicki, called “the Devil”.
Nearly 10000 people had to be evacuated from the areas of Zaścianek and Grabówka near Białystok, North-eastern Poland, due to the discovery of a 500kg air bomb. The bomb was removed but a next one was found few days later at the same site.
Archaeologists excavating the site of a Medieval hospital by the New Town Square in Toruń, northern Poland, reveal information about the period in which the establishment functioned.
Remains of a 14th century wall were uncovered by construction workers conducting a dig in the Prądnik district of Cracow, South Poland.
Archaeologists discovered remains of WW2 soldiers in a mass grave dated to the time of the German invasion of Poland in September 1939 at a cemetery in Dobrzyków, central Poland. Scientists were aided by sappers due to uncovering unexploded ordnance.
Archaeologists found remains of pillar structures, dating back 1400 years, during excavation at Ulów, East Poland.
Police officers detained an individual after seizing numerous Medieval artefacts that he tried to sell at online auctions, The artefacts were obtained illegally through use of a metal detector at an unregistered archaeological site in Grunwald, Poznań, Western Poland.
Archaeologists discovered various artefacts within remains of a building that was found by accident during constructions in Dzierzgoń, Northern Poland.
Archaeologists discovered remains of a castle, dating back to 16-18th centuries, while conducting drainage works at a World War 2 bunker in Wodzisław Śląski, South Poland.
An inhabitant of Andrychów, South Poland, was detained after an attempt of illegal selling a metal axe at an Internet auction. The age of the artefact was confirmed as being at least 3000 years old.
Archaeologists excavating the area of the Square of the The Greater Poland uprising (Plac Powstańców Wielkopolskich) in Pleszew, Western Poland, discovered various features and artefacts, including wooden waterworks and coins from the time of Swedish invasion during Second Northern War (1655-60).
Customs officers foiled a smuggle attempt of Prehistoric artefacts at the crossing between Poland and Belarus in Bobrowniki, East Poland. The artefacts were hidden in the fuel tank of the car.
A man donated items, including a historic sailboat from 1943, a radio unit from a German Tiger tank, and photographs documenting the every-day life of citizens of Vilnius before WW2, that he kept in his flat to the Museum of Sports and Tourism in Warsaw, Poland.
Construction works in Świerzowa, South-eastern Poland, unearthed remains of a German World War 2 military airplane.
Archaeologists working a construction site of a high-pressure gas pipeline near Sulmierzyce, West Poland, discovered a settlement and burial site of the Lusitian culture, dating back the Early and Middle Bronze Age (1300-900 BC).
Criminal Police officers from Lidzbark, Northern Poland, discovered a stash of illegal ammunition dating back to World War 2 that was being held in a private flat in the city.
A fisherman recovered a Mauser rifle from the Dunajec river in the area of Ostrów, South-eastern Poland.