About the Authors

Hannah Ryan

Contributed equally to this work with: Hannah Ryan, Patrik G Flammer

Roles Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation PalaeoBARN, Wellcome Trust Palaeogenomics & Bio-Archaeology Research Network, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Patrik G Flammer

Contributed equally to this work with: Hannah Ryan, Patrik G Flammer

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Visualization, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Zoology, Peter Medawar Building, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Rebecca Nicholson

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Oxford Archaeology Ltd., Janus House, Osney Mead, Oxford, United Kingdom

Louise Loe

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Oxford Archaeology Ltd., Janus House, Osney Mead, Oxford, United Kingdom

Ben Reeves

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation York Archaeological Trust, York, United Kingdom

Enid Allison

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd., Canterbury, United Kingdom

Christopher Guy

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Worcester Cathedral, Chapter Office, Worcester, United Kingdom

Inés Lopez Doriga

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Wessex Archaeology, Portway House, Old Sarum Park, Salisbury, United Kingdom

Tony Waldron

† Deceased.

Roles Investigation, Resources

Affiliation Institute of Archaeology, University College London, Gower Street, London, United Kingdom

Don Walker

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Museum of London Archaeology (MOLA), Mortimer Wheeler House, London, United Kingdom

Claas Kirchhelle

Roles Investigation, Resources, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland

Greger Larson

Roles Conceptualization, Funding acquisition, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation PalaeoBARN, Wellcome Trust Palaeogenomics & Bio-Archaeology Research Network, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Adrian L Smith

Roles Conceptualization, Formal analysis, Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Resources, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

adrian.smith@zoo.ox.ac.uk

Affiliation Department of Zoology, Peter Medawar Building, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist. Author Tony Waldron was unable to confirm their authorship contributions. On their behalf, the corresponding author has reported their contributions to the best of their knowledge.