Interesting artifacts started appearing even as Jamestown Rediscovery archaeologists did preliminary preparation of the large pit feature near the corner of the James Fort extension.
The archaeologists trowel cleaned the outlines of the pit so they could map its dimensions before beginning their detailed excavation of the feature this week. And artifacts began to appear. more...
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istoric Jamestowne is the site of the first permanent English settlement in America. The site is jointly administered by the National Park Service and The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation on behalf of Preservation Virginia.