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
The mission of St. John's Church Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, is to ensure the historic preservation of St. John’s Church, a National Historic Landmark in recognition as the original location of Patrick Henry’s “Give me liberty or give me death” speech, and to provide educational programs, tours and reenactments.