Archeologist Steve Thompson of Rivanna Archaeological Services walks through the area where a total of 67 previously unrecorded grave sites were found recently during a survey for a planned expansion of the University of Virginia Cemetery.
Posted: Monday, December 3, 2012 9:23 pm
Posted on Dec 3, 2012
The nameless graves follow the line of a long-gone fence. They’re mostly marked with fieldstones, if they’re marked at all.
And though they sit just outside the stately stone wall of the University of Virginia Cemetery, it’s unlikely anyone today will know who was buried there generations ago.
Monday, December 3, 2012 9:23 pm.