Chapel Hill News

June 10, 2014

Old Town Cemetery cleanup unearths hidden history

Archaeologist Ken Ostrand has been to Egypt, where he’s excavated tombs of the pharaohs, more than 40 times. On Saturday, he crouched on his hands and knees in the grass of the Old Town Cemetery and saw for the first time in no one knows how long the headstone of a young Hillsborough man who died before his 20th birthday.

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