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.
More than forty million cubic yards of earth and rock were excavated.
The ruins of Mayan civilization, excavated once, were buried anew.
The gravel was excavated and loaded by hand into side dump cars of 35 cu.
At breakfast, the conversation naturally turned upon the Chinese who had excavated these dwellings.
I visited the spot, which has been excavated to some extent.
He had excavated the lower end of the shaft himself and he knew the strata of earth through which it passed.
The amphitheatre is still in existence, and was excavated in 1887.