Tag Archives: Colchester

In Small(est) Things Forgotten

It may be a beautiful day to be in the field, but it is also an exciting day to be in the lab.  Our hawkeyed volunteer, Emiko, found the smallest bead yet recovered.  Please note, that scale is in millimeters!  … Continue reading

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More Archaeology on the FCPA Blog!

Another article, one written by CART Field Director Megan Veness, has been posted on Our Stories and Perspectives, the official blog of the Fairfax County Park Authority.  The article discusses excavations of an eighteenth century structure that was likely depicted … Continue reading

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New Faces…Welcome!

Snow showers, high winds, and bitter wind chills kept the field team inside today.  But, that was probably for the best.  Not only is there a ton of lab work, but eight new volunteers came in today for orientation!  All … Continue reading

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Biweekly Update – 9 January 2015

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Online Interactive Story Map

CART has created a Cultural History Tour of the Old Colchester Park and Preserve. This interactive story map is based on historic and archaeological data recovered during investigations on the park.  You can click on map numbers to see a … Continue reading

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Not an Individual Project

  by Jonathan Ross – Archaeological Lab Intern Archaeology is and always was a group activity. The Colchester Archaeological Research Team project is no exception. There are a number of people working on this project including volunteers, paid employees, and … Continue reading

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CART Biweekly Update – 27 June 2014

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