The BEST Episodes of Bonekickers
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Feb 12, 2021
Network: BBC One
Set against the backdrop of Bath, a city steeped in 3,000 years of history, Gillian and her team – Dr Ben Akomfrah (forensic, objective), Professor Gregory Parton (encyclopaedic but terminally louche) and eager young post-grad intern Viv Davis – are brought in under a variety of imperatives to extract bodies, books, weapons and all manner of artefacts which lead them into an investigation of the past that will unlock dangers and mysteries in the present.
#1 - The Lines Of War
Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 5, 2008
In France, a British World War One tank is found. Some remains are inside. A feud between the Germans and the British starts.
#2 - The Cradle Of Civilisation
Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 29, 2008
Gillian's ex-lover and archeologist from Iraq comes to Bath to repossess some Iraqi relics which were stolen.
#3 - Warriors
Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 15, 2008
The team of archeologists uncovers bones that they think belonged to slaves from the 18th century. But soon, they realize the bones are connected with the crew of a ship.
#4 - The Eternal Fire
Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 22, 2008
The team discovers secret chambers under the city of Bath. Those are dated to Celtic times and tell the love story of a queen and a Roman soldier.
#5 - Follow The Gleam
Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 12, 2008
Professor Gillian Magwilde risks everything to find the greatest sword in history. She starts the same search that already made her mother go mad.
#6 - Army Of God
Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 8, 2008
During an excavation of medieval soldiers from the Crusades, archaeologist Gillian Magwilde and her team find themselves in mortal danger as their discoveries lead them to search for the True Cross. Meanwhile fanatical right wing Christian, Edward Laygass, stands in their way, buying the land where the excavation is taking place and declaring it Holy Ground.