Cypress Grove Mound

Cypress Grove Mound (HM1YJ5)

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

N 31° 40.936', W 91° 40.538'

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Ancient Mounds Trail

Cypress Grove is one of the best-preserved conical mounds in northeast Louisiana. This 10-foot-tall mound is 115 feet in diameter at the base. It was built in a single episode around AD 750. The pond north of the mound may be where soil was removed for constructing the mound.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 NumberHM1YJ5
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Date Added Sunday, May 28th, 2017 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 625528 N 3505980
Decimal Degrees31.68226667, -91.67563333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 40.936', W 91° 40.538'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 40' 56.16" N, 91° 40' 32.28" 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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