Century-old pagoda found under trash

Century-old pagoda found under trash - Bangkok Post, June 25, 2005
...Phra Khru Palad Sampatviriyajarn said the ancient pagoda was discovered by chance by temple staff who were investigating tree trimmers' complaints of mysterious incidents whenever they trimmed that bodhi tree. The temple staff removed a fence and a big pile of trash near the tree and found the pagoda, half-covered with garbage.
...Words engraved on the pagoda showed it was built in 1853 for about 640 baht and was opened the following year...
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