Archaeologists removing the coffin plate of Royal Navy captain Matthew Flinders, during the excavation and research works at St James's Gardens near Euston train station in London. Photo: AFP

Remains of British explorer Matthew Flinders, hailed for putting Australia on the map, found in London dig

  • Archaeologists sifting through a vast burial ground near a London train station found a coffin plate identifying the last resting place of Royal Navy captain Matthew Flinders
Topic |   Australia

TOP PICKS

Archaeologists removing the coffin plate of Royal Navy captain Matthew Flinders, during the excavation and research works at St James's Gardens near Euston train station in London. Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE