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Human remains uncovered, adding layer to history of Georgetown

Rick Massimo

February 28, 2020, 12:40 AM

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A renovation job at a house in Georgetown has uncovered a piece of early D.C. history and has added to a mystery at the same time.

In a 15-foot wide English basement apartment on Q Street, workmen building a staircase uncovered human remains Feb. 5, assistant city archaeologist Christine Ames told WTOP.

It was soon determined that the remains were old enough that it was not an active police matter.

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