Aug 17, 2011

'Summer kitchen' ruins found at Dill's Tavern

(YDR) After eight weeks of excavations and countless days spent cleaning artifacts surrounding the historic Dill's Tavern in Dillsburg [PA], ruins of a summer kitchen dating to the 1790s have been exposed.
Steve Warfel, a project leader for the archaeological dig and retired archaeologist from the State Museum of Pennsylvania, said the ruins were discovered last fall by a group of elementary school children.
Since then, a team of professionals and volunteers have continued exploring the site. Continued