Termite-damaged joist supports under the north corner of the church.
Archaeologists were on site daily
L to R: Wilson Enochs along with his crew, and Preservation Director Amy Swartz
All excavated soil was screened by JRI Archaeology
L to R: Archaeologist Sean Romo, volunteer Jason Valez, and Amy Swartz
Projectile point found from around 3000 B.C., in the Middle Archaic Period.
Colonel Washington inspects the progress
Our mission is to spark a global appreciation for understanding the role that Patrick Henry’s “Liberty or Death” speech had in setting America on its path to liberty, and to ignite the public’s commitment to preserving the historic site where it happened.