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Berry site “Dig Day”

October 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am - October 16, 2021 @ 2:00 pm EDT
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One event on December 5, 2021 at 10:00 am

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Tuesday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2021

Berry site
Henderson Mill Road
Morganton, NC 28680 United States


Volunteers are invited to join in the excavation of the Berry site, located outside of Morganton, North Carolina. Berry is the location of the Native town of Joara and the Spanish Fort San Juan which was built in January 1567 and destroyed in 1568. Fort San Juan, occupied by 30 Spanish soldiers, constitutes the earliest European colonial settlement in the interior of the United States.

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Details

Start:
October 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am EDT
End:
October 16, 2021 @ 2:00 pm EDT
Event Category:
https//:exploringjoara.org

Contact

David Moore
Phone:
8287136348
Email:
dmoore@warren-wilson.edu
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In-person or Virtual Event
In-person

Venue

Berry site
Henderson Mill Road
Morganton, NC 28680 United States
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Phone:
8287136348
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