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Rosslyn Chapel Bee Mystery

May 4th, 2010

The pinnacle concealing a hidden hive being removed

The bees entered the hive through a carved flower

From the BBC website: An ancient chapel has revealed a new mystery with the discovery of a 600-year-old hive built into the stones.

Builders renovating Rosslyn Chapel, which was made famous in The Da Vinci Code, found the “unprecedented” hive while dismantling a rooftop pinnacle.

The bees entered the hive through a hole in a carved flower crafted by the chapel’s master stone masons. Read more.