Pemaquid Archeological Site

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Pemaquid Archeological Site
PemaquidME ArcheologicalSite.jpg
Foundation holes of the colonial settlement
Pemaquid Archeological Site is located in Maine
Pemaquid Archeological Site
Location Lincoln County, Maine, USA
Nearest city Bristol, Maine
Coordinates 43°52′41″N 69°31′17″W / 43.87806°N 69.52139°W / 43.87806; -69.52139Coordinates: 43°52′41″N 69°31′17″W / 43.87806°N 69.52139°W / 43.87806; -69.52139
Built 1610
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 69000022
Significant dates
Added to NRHP December 2, 1969[1]
Designated NHLD April 12, 1993[2]

Pemaquid Archeological Site, also known as Pemaquid Restoration and Museum or ME 058-1, is an archeological site and park near or at Pemaquid Beach in Bristol, Maine.

It includes 17 contributing sites, 2 non-contributing buildings and 1 non-contributing site.[3]

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1993.[2][3]

Now known as Colonial Pemaquid State Historic Site, the site includes the archaeological excavations of 17th- and 18th-century village buildings, a museum with excavated artifacts found on the site, including musket balls, coins, pottery and early hardware, and Fort William Henry, an early 20th-century reconstruction of a late 17th-century fort.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Pemaquid Archeological Site". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-25. 
  3. ^ a b Robert L. Bradley and Robert S. Grumet (March 30, 1992). National Historic Landmark Nomination: Pemaquid Archeological Site / ME 058-1 PDF (32 KB). National Park Service.  and Accompanying 23 photos of artifacts, many from 1975 PDF (32 KB)

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