Canadian Historic Sites: Occasional Papers in Archaeology and History No. 2
by Edward McM. Larrabee
IntroductionHistory of the Site
Disturbances of Area in the 20th Century
The Restoration Project
Description of ArchaeologyFall, Winter, Spring, 1961-62
Main Ditch and Escarp
Work Outside the Bastion
Fall, Winter, Spring, 1962-63
Left Flank Casemates
Right Face Casemates
Fall, Winter, Spring, 1963-64
Chateau St. Louis
Right Flank Casemates
Left Flank Escarp and Fill
Interior Revetment of the Two Faces
Musket-loop at the Princess Demi-bastion
House in Block 16
Fall, Winter, Spring, 1964-65
Right Flank Escarp
Revetment of the Covered Way
Right Re-entrant Place d'Armes
The Townward Defences
Townside Place d'Armes
Other Parts of the Townward Defences
Reports Derived from Archaeological Work at the Fortress of Louisbourg before 1966Structural or Survey Reports
1 Map of eastern seaboard of Canada and New England.
2 Fortress of Louisbourg and vicinity.
3 Fortress of Louisbourg.
4 Aerial view of the Fortress, 1960.
5 Fortress of Louisbourg: the Citadel.
6 Shelter for excavation in North Half of Chateau.
7 Method of fill removal, Casemate 3 Right.
8 Shelter being constructed over the Right Flank.
9 Fortress of Louisbourg: the Citadel, fall, 1963.
10 Shelter under construction over North Half of Chateau, 1962.
11 Wooden floor or Casemate 1 Right.
12 Left Flank Escarp, left, looking northeast toward the King's Curtain.
13 Fortress of Louisbourg: the Citadel, fall, 1964.
14 Lead casket, one of five burials under chapel.
15 Backhoe at work after snowfall, Nov. 19, 1964, cutting trenches in Terreplein.
16 An official party views the musket loop at the Princess Demi-bastion, 1964.
17 Fortress of Louisbourg: the Citadel, fall, 1965.
22 Looking south along Right Flank Escarp, December 1963.
23 Trench cutting Right Re-entrant Place d'Armes.
24 Casts of palisade posts, left re-entrant angle, Townside Place d'Armes.
25 Mosaic of photos of Building 3S.
26 Measured drawing being made of ceramic vessel.
27 Reassembling numbered paving stones of a drain orifice.