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Archaeological Zones

Zone III

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Zone IIIAZone3 Coquina Quarry Pits
Zone IIIA includes those areas of Lincolnville not already incorporated into Zones IIB, IIC, and IID.  Lincolnville was established by African-Americans after the Civil War and is a vibrant component of St. Augustine's multicultural history.  Also represented are 18th-century British defensive fortifications and 19th-century urban agricultural enterprises.

Zone IIIB
Zone IIIB is on Anastasia Island.  Included in this zone are archaeological deposits associated with lookouts and lighthouses that were both beacons and guardians of St. Augustine's harbor.  Also present are the historic coquina-stone quarry pits (pictured), where stone for construction has been actively quarried since the late 1670s.

Zone IIIC
Zone IIIC contains archaeological deposits associated with prehistoric and historic occupations along Oyster Creek.

Zone IIID
Zone IIID contains archaeological deposits associated with prehistoric and historic occupations along the east bank of the San Sebastian River.

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