Archaeologists and conservators remove scabs (cypress planks) from beneath the brick chimney base on the north end of the hospital site. (Photos by Carl Burke, Somerset staff)
Hospital - south chimney base, facing north.
Hospital - north chimney base, interior exposed.
Large Slave Quarter - west chimney exposed.
Large Slave Quarter - dismantling west chimney.
Large Slave Quarter Pier.
Source: Steen, Carl. Further Excavations at the Hospital and Large Slave Quarter: Somerset Place State Historic Site (Columbia, S.C.: Diachronic Research Foundation, March 2001).