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Flintlock Pistol Discovery Gets More Press--with Video!

Posted by: Chuck Meide in In the News, LAMPosts

LAMP Archaeological Conservator Starr Cox prepares a concretion for CAT scanning at the Flagler Hospital Imaging Center.

Our most recent discovery, that of a flintlock pistol from the 18th century Storm Wreck, generated a lot of attention in the local and regional media. This weekend, another story came out in the Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville's newspaper. In addition to the print story, the Times-Union has put together a video which is available through the link above, or else by clicking below to see the rest of this blog entry.

Thanks to Dan Scanlan at the Times-Union, and again our sincere thank you to the staff and administration of the Flagler Hospital Imaging Center.

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