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Revolutionary War Tunnel Preserved
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery, history )

Marty
- 10 hours ago - wnem.com
Historians and firefighters are working to preserve a siege tunnel that dates back to the Revolutionary War in the South Carolina town of Ninety Six.
Clues Found About Civil War Ship Commandeered By Slave on S.C. Coast
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Marty
- 10 hours ago - greenvilleonline.com
The remains of a ship that was commandeered in Charleston harbor by an enslaved black man during the Civil War and used as an escape vehicle may have been discovered off the South Carolina coast
Anglesey: Mysterious Artefact Discovered at Neolithic Tomb
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 11 hours ago - dailypost.co.uk
Perthi Duon - described by Dr Nash as Anglesey's "least known Neolithic chambered tomb" - is believed to have been a portal dolmen, a type of single-chamber tomb mostly built in the early Neolithic period, and dates to around 3,500BC or earlier.
He Ancient City Of Ayutthaya
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 19 hours ago - heritagedaily.com
It is the year 1767. Andrew Jackson, the seventh President of the United States of America is born in what is then the British Colony of South Carolina
Crowd-Sourcing Britain's Bronze Age
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 12 hours ago - heritagedaily.com
A new joint project by the British Museum and the UCL Institute of Archaeology is seeking online contributions from members of the public to enhance a major British Bronze Age archive and artefact collection.
6,000-Year-Old Oak Carving Is Among Europe's Oldest
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 1 day ago - archaeology.co.uk
A 6,000-year-old oak timber carved with a concentric oval pattern and zig-zag lines, recently discovered in the RhonddaValley, Mid Wales, is thought to be among the oldest decorative wood carvings known from Europe.
Mesolithic Timelords: A Monumental Hunter-Gatherer 'Calendar' at Warren Field, Scotland
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - archaeology.co.uk
There is no doubt that early groups would have been capable of making the necessary lunar observations. After all, Marshack's work shows that hunter-gatherers were watching the skies. It is also unlikely that mobile hunting bands would have been blind to
Rethinking the Staffordshire Hoard - Piecing Together the Wealth of Anglo-Saxon Kings
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 2 days ago - archaeology.co.uk
In the first half of the 7th century, the Anglo-Saxon kingdom of Mercia was ascending towards the zenith of its power, hard-won through decades of conflict with neighbouring peoples.
Images: Viking Jewelry Revealed in Sparkling Photos
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - livescience.com
Archaeologists excavating a Viking-age farm site at Vestervang, in Denmark, have uncovered several pieces of jewelry. This particular piece is made of
Siberian Mummies in Copper Masks Pose Mystery
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 days ago - news.discovery.com
Russian archaeologists have resumed excavations in a remote site near the Arctic Circle in the attempt to understand a perplexing find of medieval mummies clad in copper masks.
 
 
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