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9:03 am on Monday February 11, 2013

Gaillard grave dig will wait for rains

Heavy rains are postponing a planned excavation at the Gaillard Auditorium to further examine the area where a pair of skeletal remains were found last week.
11:26 am on Wednesday June 17, 2009

Digging once again in hopes of finding old city wall (updated)

Image by Walled City Task ForceImage by 20090602-dig.jpg Vanderhorst's North Row, from the 1884 Sanborn Insurance Map, this is where folks are hoping remnants of the old wall might be found. Update June 17: It is two weeks into the dig, and...
4:46 pm on Thursday April 16, 2009

Photo reminds of history beneath Charleston

There's a photo over at The Post and Courier of archeologist sifting through the ground for human remains in an abandoned cemetery on Reid Street. The work is being done so the bones can be relocated before new public housing can be built. It's a ...
8:20 am on Wednesday March 4, 2009

The City Paper loves us, in that tongue-in-cheek way

Image by Flickr user Kaptain Kobold Image by 20090304-lego-award.jpg We're still leafing through The Charleston City Paper's "Best of Charleston 2009" special section. But I though I'd pause for a moment to point out two things of special interest...
3:00 pm on Monday June 2, 2008

Slave artifacts uncovered at DuPont site

Image by South Carolina Department of Archives and HistoryImage by 20080602deanhall.jpg The main Dean Hall Plantation building prior to its removal. The artifacts were uncovered on 9 acres used as a slave settlement. [gmap markers=blue::33....