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Sep
13
2011

Report on Archaeological Digs Arrives

We are so grateful to Catherine Ambrose and Judy Ambrose who recently delivered a report on the artifacts from the archaeological digs of 1969 and 1973. Culminating a year of volunteer work at the State Office of Archaeology, Catherine, Judy, and Mary Grayson Brook completed a study of the 877 artifacts that had been languishing in the vaults at the Archaeology lab since the original digs. Their findings did not conclusively prove that the burials were those of Lane family members; it did suggest however, that the graves were too late to be those of Joel or either of his wives. image


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Visiting the Joel Lane House was like going back in time.  Thank you so much for showing us the house of Joel Lane.  Its interesting to see how the founder of Wake County lived.

Kayla