Section B, Test Trench 17 (TT17) Test Pit 5 (North of Pathway South of Existing Comfort Station (WSPPF1.208)

Test Trench 17 (TT17) was a segmented north-south trench which was interrupted by the sidewalk north of Washington Square South (formally 4th Street) and a park path. It contained a relatively modern fill and no human bone or burials.

Image: TT12, archaeologically monitored by NY Water. View is looking north toward the park's comfort station. (Geismar 4-3-08)

  • Collection method

    This context was excavated by others but was archaeologically monitored. Grab samples of artifacts were taken.

Washington Square

Manhattan, Washington Square Park

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