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shows a society cut down by the Black Death
The discovery of a unique mass grave of men, women and children in rural England - dubbed a plague pit - shows the overwhelming crisis and quick calamity Black Death brought to medieval communities. Even if you're dying of the Black Death, you will get bury in the parish churchyard in an ordinary grave if at all possible. The locals then likely turned to the clergy at the monastery, where there was a hospice or hospital, for help.
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