For years the outstretched arms of Pocahontas have beckoned visitors to explore. Now it looks like she was also trying to call the attention of archaeologists to a major part of the James Fort extension.
Daily discoveries in the ground around her statue have led the Jamestown Rediscovery team and their 10 Field School students to open new units so they can piece together evidence from the 2011 and 2013 excavations. more...
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istoric Jamestowne is the site of the first permanent English settlement in America. The site is jointly administered by the National Park Service and The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation on behalf of Preservation Virginia.