In this week's "Rock Solid History News Digest," learn about a miniature 1950s town 🚂, an unexpected battlefield discovery 🥇, & the meanings behind twisted trees 🌳🥨. Travel farther away to see Ice Age footprints 👣 and a mother lode of jewelry 💎 from a lost ship! Sign up at the button above to get a weekly list of fun events & trips for families.
Great train set at Liberty Science Center meticulously recreates 1952 New Jersey
By Brian Donohue for News12 New Jersey (photo above courtesy of lsc.org)
Professor details stunning battlefield discoveries: 245 years after battle, soldiers' remains uncovered at Red Bank
By Rowan Today
Native American ‘road signs’- how first Americans used trees to navigate nature
By Shane Riggs for Allegany Magazine
Ice Age footprints excavated in Utah
By Archaeology Magazine (photo below by R. Nial Bradshaw)
After 350 years, sea gives up lost jewels of Spanish shipwreck
By Dalya Alberge for The Guardian
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