Set camp between the southern end of El Fuerte Hill and the sea.
2.- Surveyed the front side of El Fuerte from the southeast end to
3.- Found more manually worked flagstones among the ruins of the
collapsed front side, which were photographed.
4.- Found flagstones covered with a vitrified substance with
drawings, which were photographed.
5.- Found logs 40 cm long, some of them petrified and some
crystallized, which were photographed. Brought one as a sample.
6.- Surveyed the Pier (breakwater of an allegedly artificial origin)
and confirmed that its southern end or embankment has an irregular shape
resembling a 4-dock formation. Its northern end or embankment is smooth
and regular, with a slope composed of piled-up rocks.
7.- On the pier, a lot of petrified logs approximately 40 cm long
8.- On the night of March 19th., a puma or "American
lion" came as an unexpected visitor to the camp, but was
successfully, bravely scared away by F. Flugerto Martí (who became
aware of the kind of beast he had fought away only by the following
9.- On March 20th., El Fuerte was climbed up to its upper
plateau, and a large portion of its southern side was surveyed.
10.- A supposedly former "wall" formed by piled-up stones
apparently glued by a sort of substance resembling white limestone
cement, could be photographed.
11.- Photographed and took a sample of a kind of cascading concrete
terrace located on the west side.
12.- Discovered and photographed a strange circle of
30 m in diameter, where bushes appear carbonized on the surface, and a
very peculiar, soft grass, which is not typical of the place, has grown
covering the whole area (samples of carbonized logs were collected).
13.- Visited the Templar Stone one more time, and
took new, more detailed pictures.
14.- Photographed a peculiar element, a kind of "totem"
found by villagers, with engravings characteristic of a highly developed
culture, quite different from any other object ever made in America.