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Eppington Radar study of plantation locates more than 30 graves

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Posted: Saturday, November 2, 2013 12:00 am | Updated: 5:12 pm, Tue Jul 22, 2014.

Scientists using ground-penetrating radar at historic Eppington Plantation in Chesterfield County located more than 30 graves, including three that might involve vaults shared by an adult and a child.

The study was able to specifically identify the graves of two infants, but not the grave of Thomas Jefferson’s daughter Lucy, who is believed to be buried there.

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