Dendrochronology Project Athens, Georgia

The Oxford Tree-Ring Laboratory, in conjunction with Mark Reinberger of the the University of Georgia, is in the middle of a dendrochronology project where we are trying to date ten historic buildings near Athens, Georgia.


The new pages will be added as the dates become available.


Baber Log House Begg's Log House, Near Lincolnton Bryson Cabin
Clarke Haye House Collier-Howard House, eastern Oglethorpe Co. Dallis-Glaze House, Near Lincolnton
Fort Hollingsworth: in near Homer Rock House, near Thomson Smith-Turner House, Lexington
Wright-Blaylock House, east of Lincolnton






The Oxford Tree-Ring Laboratory provides cutting-edge commercial dendrochronological services to homeowners, architectural historians, and cultural resource managers. READ MORE

Contact Information

Oxford Tree-Ring Laboratory

Michael Worthington
Jane Seiter, Ph.D

25 E. Montgomery St.
Baltimore, MD 21230


Introduction to the Laboratory

This is how we sample your building,  READ MORE

Basic Dendrochronology

The Laboratory's staff have been involved in scientific dating of over two hundred historic building both in the USA and UK. Detailed listing of all of them can be found READ MORE

Sampling Procedures

After two years of investigation of what was a planned rental property, the oldest dated house in North Carolina has been identified in Edenton.
Preservationists with the N.C. Historic Preservation Office, architectural historians with the Architectural Research Department at Colonial Williamsburg and local historians participated in the research. READ MORE

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For more than thirty years, the architectural research department at Colonial Williamsburg has engaged in comprehensive study of early buildings, landscapes, and social history in the Chesapeake region. READ MORE