Churupa Plantation Mound

Churupa Plantation Mound (HM1YJ2)

Location: Ferriday, LA 71334 Concordia Parish
Country: United States of America

N 31° 38.301', W 91° 40.531'

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Churupa Plantation Mound was built around AD 1000. The mound was constructed in a single episode on top of the remains of an earlier Indian village. Plowing has altered the original conical shape. Today, the mound is 7 feet tall and 150 by 125 feet at the base.Lower PlaqueThis archaeological site is on private property. Please view the site from the highway right-of-way.NO TRESPASSING
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HM NumberHM1YJ2
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Date Added Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 1:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 625598 N 3501112
Decimal Degrees31.63835000, -91.67551667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 38.301', W 91° 40.531'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 38' 18.06" N, 91° 40' 31.86" W
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Area Code(s)318
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling North
Closest Postal AddressAt or near LA-566, Ferriday LA 71334, US
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