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Dr. Mendoza is doing an ongoing excavation with his Cal State Monterey Bay students.
They will be excavating almost every Friday until May 3rd and that the public is welcome to watch.
They are primarily searching for the soldiers' barracks.
We are in the process of creating a master plan to rebuild the mission based on archaeology and historical research. The first picture shows how it looks now and the other represents a draft of what it will be. Gil Sanchez is the architect.
Sadly, we have had to remove trees from the quadrangle. They were not original to the site and were causing much damage to the foundations and archaeological history that is under the earth. It does give a more realistic view of the mission back in the day.
We have submitted our master plan to the county and are waiting the "green light" to begin construction. The Bechtel Foundation has once again generously donated funds to help us. Our first mission is to cover the original adobe walls that are presently being eroded by the elements.
Ronald Briery, Bepee Sala, and Stephanie Dodaro. These are the adventurers who have walked all 21 of the missions on the old El Camino Real.
These three have also walked the Camino de Santiago in Spain.
(above) Ronald Briery holding his guidebook for walking all 21 missions or any part thereof (which is on sale in our mission)
(above) Suet Cheng & Stephanie Dodaro
Kurt Buckley and Bill Morgan are now in the 21 Club as they walked to all 21 missions.
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