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belong to an earlier time

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The minutes of the committee meeting date back to 2015.
The stamps also feature windmills in Nutley, East Sussex, parts of which date back to the mid-1950s; Woodchurch in Kent, which dates from the early 19th century, and Ballycopeland in County Down, the last surviving example of more than 100 windmills that once stood in the region.
Al Mudhaibi, Apr 19 (ONA) Archaeological Excavations in Al Khashabah village in the Wilayat of Al Mudhaibi in the Governorate of North A'Sharqiyah revealed archaeological discoveries, date back to 3200 BC.
At the fort's base, Islamic copper coins that date back to the beginning of the Umayyad era were also found.
Their home is one of the oldest in the area, originally known as Birkby House, and is believed to date back to up to 500 years.
The engraved object is estimated to date back to between 200 BCE and 200 CE when local states, concurrent with the rise of the Parthian Empire, arose and ruled the region after the Seleucids," he said.
The archaeological sites in Thi-Qar Province, comprising amazing ancient archaeological sites, date back to the ancient historic eras of Misopotamia (Ancient Iraq), some of them dating back to the Somerian era and others to the Acadian, Babylonian, Firthian, Akhmenian, Sasanian or Islamic eras, whilst it comprises the world's most ancient archaeological hill, called "Al-Obali Hill", dating back to 6,000 BC.
His exceptional closeness with this party does not date back to last year when his son was elected as SDSM council member in Skopje and when his wife became an active member of the association of women of SDSM but dates back to 1997 when SDSM appointed him first Ombudsman of the Republic of Macedonia.
The expedition also discovered a set of stone tools belonging to many pre-historic phases, especially the Paleolithic age, in addition to a number of pieces dating back to the Neolithic age, indicating that there is scarcity in the findings which date back to the Paleolithic era.
The Victorian arcades date back to the mid-1800s in their present guise but, according to some historians, there have been trading arcades there virtually since the city was first populated.
The unearthing of fragments of pottery believed to date back to 3,000BC could shed new light on a period of the Neolithic Age which experts admit they know little about.
BEIJING: An almost complete human skull fossil that could date back 100,000 years has been unearthed in China, the China Daily said yesterday, hailing it as the greatest discovery since Peking Man.