Still Waters Posted March 2, 2011 #1 Share Posted March 2, 2011 (IP: Staff) · Early Tuesday morning, Pinellas County staff members and archaeologists climbed into boats and started a journey back in time.Once they neared the shoreline of Weedon Island, the crews began the careful work of uncovering a piece of history.Using hand tools, they excavated a 40-foot dugout canoe, thought to be 1,100 years old. The find is exciting. It's the largest canoe ever found in Florida in a salt water environment and it helps tell the story of the Manasota Culture. Read more... Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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