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Discoveries in Martin"s Hundred

by Ivor NoeМ€l Hume

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Published by Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Martin"s Hundred Site (Va.),
  • Carter"s Grove (Va.),
  • Wolstenholme Towne (Va.)
    • Subjects:
    • Martin"s Hundred Site (Va.),
    • Carter"s Grove (Va.),
    • Wolstenholme Towne (Va.)

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ivor Noël Hume.
      SeriesColonial Williamsburg archaeological series ;, no. 10
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF234.M378 N6257 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3160246M
      ISBN 100879350695
      LC Control Number83001951

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      Noël Hume discovered and excavated the 17th century site of Wolstenholme Towne, at Carter's Grove Plantation just east of Williamsburg. Wolstenholme at Martin's Hundred was one of the early Virginia settlements after Jamestown and evidence of the Indian attack was found in the deaths of several of the citizens. Walmart Books Best Sellers - use alt shift right arrow to open the sub menu. Adult Fiction Top Adult Non-Fiction Top Children's Books Top Young Adult Books Top Education Books - use alt shift right arrow to open the sub menu. Administration in Education Books. Bilingual Education Books. Books on Experimental Education g: Martins Hundred.


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The exact location of the Martin's Hundred settlement was unknown until the s, when archaeologist Hume chanced upon it during preparations for a renaissance of Carter's Grove.

Hume's book traces the archaeological discoveries Cited by:   Martin's Hundred chronicles the finding and unraveling the mysteries of "Martin's Hundred," one of the earliest European settlements in the New World, near Jamestown, VA.

It reads like a detective story as each new clue and artifact is discovered. I enjoyed the book so much, that I was looking forward to visiting the site next year.4/5. The Archaeology of Martin's Hundred explores the history and artifacts of a 20,acre tract of land in Tidewater, Virginia, one of the most extensive English enterprises in the New World.

Settled inall signs of its early occupation soon disappeared, leaving no trace above by: 1. In his lastest book, Ivor Noel Hume unfolds a fascinating tale with the flair of a mystery novel.

A master at bridging the gap between the work of archaeologists and the public awareness, Mr. Noel Hume tells the story of the discoveries at Martin's Hundred, an archaeologist's 20,acre dream site along the James River, not far from : Stanley South.

Some of the most eloquent evidence from Martin's Hundred was that which exposed a particularly bitter irony. The same metal tools that may have cemented, through trade, the relationship between Powhatan's people and the Jamestown settlers were used by the Indians to kill the colonists who made them.

I discovered the book shortly after learning that my 7th Great Grandmother was one of the original settlers of Martin's Hundred. Not only did I enjoy reading about the excavation of this very early (established 2 years before the Mayflower sailed from London) settlement, I also garnered important history about my ancestors/5(19).

This plantation was allocated to the London-based Society of Martin’s Hundred by and was later assig acres. It was initially settled in around Wolstenholme Town, its administrative center, located near the James.

The Archaeology of Martin's Hundred explores the history and artifacts of a 20,acre tract of land in Tidewater, Virginia, one of the most extensive English enterprises in the New World. Settled inall signs of its early occupation soon disappeared, leaving no trace above ground.

More than three centuries later, archaeological explorations uncovered 5/5(1). While testing archaeologically in the early s, CW's premier historical archaeologist, Ivor Noel-Hume, discovered "Martin's Hundred," a settlement wiped out during the Indian Revolt of The center of life there was a palisaded "village" named "Wolstenholme Towne." Here's an artist's conception of the place from one of the assigned National Geographic articles, along.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Noël Hume, Ivor. Discoveries in Martin's Hundred. Williamsburg, Va.: Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, ©   I discovered the book shortly after learning that my 7th Great Grandmother was one of the original settlers of Martin's Hundred.

Not only did I enjoy reading about the excavation of this very early (established 2 years before the Mayflower sailed from London) settlement, I also garnered important history about my ancestors/5(27). "The Archaeology of Martin's Hundred" book. Evidence of the location of Martin’s Hundred came inwhen archaeologists tested the ground around a 17th century tombstone in James City County.

The tombstone was made for Samuel Pond, buried in at the age of 48 (Klingelhofer and Henry, ).Children: Capt. Robert Adams, Sr. I discovered the book shortly after learning that my 7th Great Grandmother was one of the original settlers of Martin's Hundred.

Not only did I enjoy reading about the excavation of this very early (established 2 years before the Mayflower sailed from London) settlement, I also garnered important history about my ancestors/5(22).

Noël Hume, resident archaeologist at Colonial Williams-burg, began digging nearby Carter's Grove for the sole purpose of restoring an 18th-century plantation; but true to long-established archaeological principle, he uncovered something entirely unexpected—the earliest extant site of colonial America, Martin's Hundred, founded in   The Paperback of the Discoveries in Martin's Hundred by Ivor N.

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Since the discovery of the original fort at Jamestown was years in the future, this was the first archaeological evidence of those early settlers, including evidence of the Indian attack in /5(1). The author describes his archeological excavation of a seventeenth-century English settlement in Virginia and his discovery of evidence of the early colonial way of Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of Martin's Hundred book by Ivor Noël Hume.5/5(5).

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