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Recording Below Ground Resources

Below ground resource are often times more difficult to locate due to their underground nature, but are important to record in order to protect and preserve these sites. This section contains forms for archaeological sites and cemeteries.

For more information on recording archaeological properties, visit our Archaeology community.

For more information on recording cemetery resources, visit our Cemetery Recordation and Preservation community.

If you need assistance with any of the below ground forms, please contact the CRGIS section at ra-CRGIS@pa.gov.

Send completed survey form materials to:

Bureau for Historic Preservation
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
Commonwealth Keystone Building, 2nd Floor
400 North Street
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0093

Or email to ra-CRGIS@pa.gov

  Name Description
PDF Documents Tutorial - Locating Topo Maps.pdf Instructions for map submissions
PDF Documents IndustrialForm.pdf Pennsylvania Industrial Resource & Site Survey Form
PDF Documents Annual_PASS_Report.pdf Annual PASS Report
MS Word Documents Isolated Find_Non-site Form.doc Isolated Find/ Non-Site Form
MS Word Documents pass_expandform.dot PENNSYLVANIA ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE SURVEY
PDF Documents pass_form.pdf Archaeological Site Survey Form in PDF Format
PDF Documents passhelp.pdf Some Helps for New PASS Forms Print
PDF Documents SiteIdentificationCriteria.pdf Archaeological Site Identification Guidelines 2012