Tag Archives: Virtual

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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AMAZING

Look at what Mount Vernon is doing!  This is fantastic. Data. Geography. Management. Preservation. Awesome!

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Symposium Recap

FOFA sponsored and Gunston Hall hosted a great symposium yesterday.  The lineup of speakers addressed a wide range of important topics and highlighted a number of important sites in the Chesapeake.  Here is a brief recap: Scott Strickland spoke about … Continue reading

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the virtual past

Marion has been busy in the lab recreating the landscape of the port town of Colchester.  This rendering is slightly more accurate than before, due to her hard work to create elevations using ArcGIS with a topo map from 1920. … Continue reading

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Virtual Colchester Evolving

These screenshots were taken from CART’s GIS . Marion has been doing some interesting and important work. First she created a 3D rotatable image from a two-foot contour map. Then projected the town plat, the lines you see on the ground. … Continue reading

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