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With archaeological excavating team, Ellen Green, a Glencoe resident and New Trier graduate, discovered a sarcophagus buried in a site near the London Bridge last spring. The sarcophagus’ placement was in the foundation of a significant building, most likely a mausoleum or temple. Photo Submitted
Hilary Anderson, Freelance Reporter
5:01 pm CDT August 8, 2017

On archaeology dig, Glencoe resident finds sacrophagus

Ellen Green was born with archaeology genes in her blood.

The former Glencoe resident and 2010 New Trier High School graduate was a member of a London archaeological excavating team that last spring discovered a sarcophagus — a stone coffin — buried in a site near the London Bridge.