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  • 111) Squires Tavern work party

    111) Squires Tavern work party - October 29, 2001 The archaeological dig is finished. Fred Warner is satisfied with the effort and announces that the area can now be excavated by back-hoe for drainage work and a concrete wall which will support the existing foundation at the back of the building. Upstairs...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-29-2001
  • 108) Squires Tavern work party

    108) Squires Tavern work party - October 24, 2001 The dig continues. Volunteers supervised by archeologist Fred Warner continue to excavate and screen dirt for artifacts before the backhoe starts digging up this area in back of the building.
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-24-2001
  • 107) Squires Tavern work party

    107) Squires Tavern work party - October 22, 2001 The dig continues. A couple more 5 foot by 5 foot squares are marked off and material is removed and screened. All artifacts within each 3 inch layer are collected and cataloged. Rusted nails, broken pottery, more pipe stems and bowls and broken glass...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-22-2001
  • 106) Squires Tavern work party

    106) Squires Tavern work party - October 19, 2001 The dig continues. More material is removed and screened for artifacts. See photos below. Photos of the archaeological dig- material is dug near the foundation and screened. Photo above shows just a few of the hundreds of items found (pencil shown for...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-19-2001
  • 105) Squires Tavern work party

    105) Squires Tavern work party - October 17, 2001 The "big dig" starts! Before the ground near the foundation at the back of the Tavern is disturbed for foundation repairs, Fred Warner conducts an archaeological dig with the help of volunteers. The goal is to recover any artifacts that could...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-17-2001
  • 102) Squires Tavern work party

    102) Squires Tavern work party - October 10, 2001 Eight volunteers showed up ready to work! Removed portion of kitchen floor to expose fireplace hearth. Exposed more of the ell fireplace wall (in the bedroom closet). Walt surveyed additional work for contractor Ed Kostak including sill repair, the installation...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 10-10-2001
  • 95) Squires Tavern work party

    95) Squires Tavern work party - September 26, 2001 The Wednesday morning work crew tackled some clean up work in the basement.
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 09-26-2001
  • 92) Squires Tavern work party

    92) Squires Tavern work party - September 19, 2001 Walt and Dave lead a work party to clean the attic and sections of the second floor of the Tavern. Several bags of bat droppings are removed from the attic. Nasty work!
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 09-19-2001
  • 86) Fireplaces exposed

    86) Fireplaces exposed - September 11, 2001 Walt and Dave lead a work party to expose the fireplace in the present kitchen area and to open up more of the fireplace located in the ell. The kitchen fireplace had been completely walled over by the State DEP. Both fireplaces were cleaned up. Moved bricks...
    Posted to Work Log (Weblog) by Paul on 09-11-2001
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