I saw this story on the Today show this morning and thought…how cool! Things like this are rarely discovered in the US….and to find an 18th Century ship beneath the World Trade Center, this must be an archaeologists dream….
By Wednesday, the outlines made it plain: a 30-foot length of a wood-hulled vessel had been discovered about 20 to 30 feet below street level on the World Trade Center site, the first such large-scale archaeological find along the Manhattan waterfront since 1982, when an 18th-century cargo ship came to light at 175 Water Street
To read more about this in the NY Times article click HERE!!!