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A Day in the Life of the Archaeological Dig at James Fort

A random day was chosen to film what was going on in the field. This particular day, October 17 2012, was a day of excavating in a cellar near the church tow...

The Excavation Process: The Tools

This video features discussion of the kinds of tools used to excavate at the Cooper's Ferry site. Also, the effect of animal burrowing on archeological depos...

Richard III - The Archaeological Dig

http://www.le.ac.uk/richardiii - Richard III Educational Resources Project manager Richard Buckley from University of Leicester Archaeological Services (ULAS...

Metal Detecting. Backyard hunt turned archaeological dig.

Was messing around in my backyard and dug an iffy signal found what I think was probably an old purse spill.


For the past 16 years The Archaeological Department of Reading University have done an annual excavation of the area known as Insula IX in the Roman City of ...

Archaeological Dig, Haskell Island, Maine

A Bowdoin College student and professor dig through shell middens to uncover Native American artifacts 2000 years old.

The Archaeological Dig Site

A quick peek at the dig site. Celebrating 5 years of digging and discovery. The crew gives us a rare glimpse of what really unfolds at the famed dig site.

Bill Nye: The Science Guy - Archaeology (Full Episode)

Bill Nye the Science Guy is talking about archaeology -- can you dig it? Archaeologists are kid of like detectives. They're scientists who snoop through old ...

Archaeological Dig

A video documenting an excavation for Native-American artifacts in the Green Mountain National Forest.

Starting an archaeological dig

This video documents how we set up a grid square with a discussion and a time-lapse video as we kicked things off for the 2010 field season at James Fort. Li...

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3486 news items

York Daily Record
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 17:08:29 -0700

From the left, a brass button with star-like design that was common in the Revolutionary War period; a lead musket ball; a button made out of tombac, an alloy of zinc and copper dated from the middle of the 18th century to the period of the American ...
Sun, 31 Aug 2014 01:03:45 -0700

PICKERING -- Students will dig to find out if interesting patterns detected below the surface of an archaeological site in Pickering are anything significant. High school students from the Toronto and Region Conservation's Boyd Archaeological Field ...
Fox News
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:11:15 -0700

YORK, Pa. – Digging at the site of a prison camp for British soldiers in the American Revolution is underway in south-central Pennsylvania. The York Daily Record/Sunday News (http://bit.ly/1AOvmet ) reports that work began Monday at the site of Camp ...

BBC News

BBC News
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 18:41:15 -0700

For 18 long summers, a quiet corner of Hampshire has resounded to the sound of tapping, scraping, and sloshing. But after Saturday all that will end. Silchester - the site of one of Britain's longest running archaeological digs - has revealed many ...

Courier & Press

Courier & Press
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:18:45 -0700

Photo furnished This is a picture of Kate Hodge at the dig site. Her "necklace" is an entire human vertebra strung up for transportation. The bones were in extremely good condition, even though they were at least 400 to 500 years old. The vertebra ...

Siouxland Matters

Siouxland Matters
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:26:15 -0700

Sioux City, IA (ABC9 News) - Sioux City's Railroad Museum once served as a major site for the maintenance of locomotives - servicing as many as 30 steam engines a day. Now, an archeological group is further exposing the site's historical value.
Santa Monica Mirror
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 09:41:40 -0700

Santa Monica teen Cecilia Brine recently returned home after working on an archaeological dig at the Roman City of Pollentia, in the Mediterranean island of Mallorca, one of the most important Roman cities in the days of the Republic and the Empire.

Ottawa Citizen

Ottawa Citizen
Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:57:08 -0700

Aboriginal groups are concerned that Gatineau is paving over a significant piece of history after a recent archaeological dig was filled in as part of a waterfront improvement project. The dig on Rue Jacques-Cartier, close to the intersection of the ...

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