Contractor’s Dig For New Parking Spot And Uncover 300-Year-Old Secret

Bacon's Castle Discovery

It is said that progress is made only by building over the bones of our ancestors. In a very literal sense, that much has proven true. Over the years, we have continually built our new architectural marvels, our cities, everything in fact, over the remains of ancient civilizations.

Bacon’s Castle, otherwise known as “Allen’s Brick House” or the “Arthur Allen House”, is one of America’s oldest surviving brick dwellings. When the preservation society responsible for it began a new restoration project a few years back, they never expected to find anything but untouched soil. They were wrong…

 

Contractor’s Dig For New Parking Spot And Uncover 300-Year-Old Secret is an article from: LifeDaily

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Author: Andrew Krosofsky