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Construction crew uncovers Native American remains likely hundreds of years old in Colorado

Construction crew uncovers Native American remains...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Aug 10, 2015

During the installation of a drainage pipe at a new housing development in Colorado, a construction crew was forced to ...

Workers uncover ancient human remains, artifacts on Washington jobsite

Workers uncover ancient human remains, artifacts on...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 12, 2015

While digging on a renovation job at an RV lot in Yakima, Washington, last week, a construction crew uncovered what could be ...

Michigan DOT earns Governor’s Award for Historic Preservation

Michigan DOT earns Governor’s Award for Historic...

Posted by Chris Hill on Apr 09, 2015

Work performed by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) to preserve Native American artifacts found during the M-231 project has earned the ...

Hotel construction unearths beer mugs, liquor bottles and a bar dating back to before the Revolutionary War

Hotel construction unearths beer mugs, liquor bottles...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 14, 2014

Archaeologists are excavating the construction site of a 22-story hotel on The Bowery in New York City, which has been occupied ...

Utility construction crew unearths 2,000-year-old skeletal remains in South Florida (VIDEO)

Utility construction crew unearths 2,000-year-old...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 16, 2014

While digging the trench for a water line installation a few weeks ago in Davie, Florida, a utility crew discovered ...

Crews uncover slew of historical artifacts in construction of Britain’s Crossrail commuter line

Crews uncover slew of historical artifacts in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 21, 2013

While tunneling for the 13-mile underground section of Britain’s 73-mile, $23 billion Crossrail commuter line, crews uncovered about 2,000 years-worth ...

Construction of London railway uncovers a millennium’s worth of historical artifacts

Construction of London railway uncovers a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 20, 2013

The 73-mile, $23 billion Crossrail commuter line is Britain's largest construction project. Tunneling for the project's 13-mile underground rail is ...

NYC construction crew digs up artifacts from American Revolutionary era

NYC construction crew digs up artifacts from American...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 15, 2013

While digging to replace utilities under New York City's South Street Seaport, a construction crew uncovered several artifacts from the ...

Construction crews unearth 6,200-year-old wood carving in Wales

Construction crews unearth 6,200-year-old wood carving...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 13, 2013

“In archaeological circles, this is the is equivalent to winning the lottery." That was the reaction from Richard Scott Jones, an archaeologist ...

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