What is a bog?

What's in a bog?

Why have bodies been found in northern European bogs?

Why did the bodies become so well preserved?

Where to visit a bog

Museums with bog bodies

Books about bogs & bodies

The future of bog bodies


A cross section of a bog, as displayed at the Landesmuseum Natur und Mensch in Oldenburg, Germany. That's the bog body of Neu England Man near the bottom.


For more information about bogs and bog bodies, read James M. Deem's

Bodies from the Bog



BOG BODY STORIES AT jamesmdeem.com

Bog Body Story 1 (The story of Lindow Man)

Bog Body Story 2 (The discovery of Grauballe Man)





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