ca.1614-1657The 1990 excavation of this coquina block well revealed furniture fragments from the 1600s, a rarity among St. Augustine's artifacts. Most likely, the well was built in the early 1600s and filled quickly about 1670 with household items from a catastrophe, perhaps a fire or an enemy raid. Archaeologists found chunks of earthen building material, probably from a house destroyed by a tragedy.
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|Date Added||Friday, March 25th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17R E 469947 N 3306692|
|Decimal Degrees||29.89050000, -81.31125000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 53.43', W 81° 18.675'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 53' 25.8" N, 81° 18' 40.5" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 23-25 Aviles St, Saint Augustine FL 32084, US|
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