Castle Hill Archaeological Project

Photos: Field

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Examples of shoes in the "bench area" deposit (circa 1830s).

A bird wing and wood chips in the "bench area" deposit.

Wooden barrel end in the "bench area" deposit.

Spruce root basketry from the "bench area" deposit.

Tortise shell (?) comb from the "bench area" deposit.

Example of fabric from the "bench area" deposit.

Modified tooth of a bull sea lion, from the "bench area" deposit.

Rope from the "bench area" deposit.

Bamboo (pictured), along with coconut shell, a peacock feather, and walrus ivory are evidence of Sitka's extensive trade network.

Possible violin peg?

Wooden foreshaft of composite arrow.

Structural timbers and a large postmold exposed in the "bench area" deposit.