Finding Archaeology Sites

One of the questions I’m often asked is how archaeologists find sites. While there is no one particular way, sometimes it is as simple as just using a shovel to dig holes while being guided by our experience and education. For example, in 1997 I participated in archaeological testing of the area around Bird Cove […]

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Trepassey Battery

Like all humans, Europeans have a long history of wars and fighting. Many of those wars spilled over into North America and so inevitably Newfoundland and Labrador often played a role in many of those conflicts. Evidence of this can be seen in numerous places such as Fort York in Labrador, the wreck of HMS […]

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