Posted by: internationalroutier | January 6, 2012

Well, well, well…It’s Yames Towne

“Ding, Dong Dell,
Halberd’s in the well,
Who pulled her out?
The archaelogical team at historic Jamestown…”

Doesn’t roll as trippingly off the tongue as the traditional rhyme some may say. But it does serve to illustrate the focus of recent excavations at Jamestown at the suspected site of the original 1607 fort that helped establish the colony.

Many thanks to Steven for bringing the article to our attention!
Read the full article (including additional video)
http://popular-archaeology.com/issue/december-2011/article/history-in-the-wells
(embedded links trouble again will mend asap, sorry)

Don’t have the volume up too loud; archaeologists squealing with delight warning.

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Responses

  1. Great, thanks for this. Much appreciated.
    Regards, Keith aka Le Loup.
    A Woodsrunner’s Diary.


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