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The Celts populated Europe and England until conquered and assimilated by Germanic peoples

The oldest archaeological evidence of the Celts comes from Hallstatt, Austria, near Salzburg. Excavated graves of chieftains there, dating from about 700 BC, exhibit an Iron Age culture (one of the first in Europe) which received in Greek trade such luxury items as bronze and pottery vessels. It would appear that these wealthy Celts, based… Continue reading The Celts populated Europe and England until conquered and assimilated by Germanic peoples