St. James Zion Church Searches for Hidden Tunnel

By: Cody Taylor,  WENY News
September 22, 2020

ITHACA, N.Y.(WENY)-- Pastor Terrance King and Trustee Nick Sledziona at  St. James AME Zion Church in Ithaca are working with archaeologists and Professor Gerard Aching from Cornell University to determine if a secret tunnel is located beneath the church. 

Recently a research team led by professor Aching used a ground-penetrating radar scanner to see if they could find evidence of tunnels that may have been used in the Underground Railroad. 

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Professor Gerard Aching