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Nathan HenryAssistant State Archaeologist and Conservator

Nathan Henry, Assistant State Archaeologist and Conservator

Nathan is a native North Carolinian and has been with the QAR team since the first field season in 1997. Initially hired as the lead conservator for the project he has also logged hundreds of hours as an archaeological diver excavating and recovering artifacts from the underwater site.

His primary research interest involves artillery and the material culture relating to the ship’s armament. Nathan came to the project after years as a marine contractor and has a degree in marine construction engineering from Cape Fear Community College.

He has a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from UNC-Wilmington, and received training in conservation and underwater archaeology at East Carolina University.