The land was developed for homes in 1974, but residents were relocated while the area was excavated and rebuilt in 1988.
Today, I took in the whole giant dig, with hundreds of the soldiers on view and thousands more waiting to be excavated.
This set of rooms was excavated in a point of the cliff and extends completely through it as shown on the general plan, plate XXV.
The amphitheatre is still in existence, and was excavated in 1887.
The ruins of Mayan civilization, excavated once, were buried anew.
To return to the site first found, the hill fort of Dunbuie, excavated in 1896.
At breakfast, the conversation naturally turned upon the Chinese who had excavated these dwellings.
If the ground is soft a small grave is excavated at the bottom of the larger one.
He had excavated the lower end of the shaft himself and he knew the strata of earth through which it passed.
The walls and ceiling were rough and irregular; it was natural instead of excavated.