UMass Lowell- Irish Excavation Results in Coverage, Historic FindsPerhaps the prayers of St. Patrick's pastor, Rev. James Taggart, helped. On day one of the excavation of a former shanty town located on parish grounds and inhabited by Lowell's early Irish settlers, University students unearthed a section of 150-year-old rosary beads, remnants of a clay pipe and several iron nails. More...
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