Crooks Mound

Crooks Mound (HM29DH)

Location: Jonesville, LA 71343 La Salle Parish
Country: United States of America

N 31° 31.603', W 92° 1.025'

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Ancient Mounds Trail

The mound here is a reconstruction
of the larger of 2 burial mounds
that archaeologists completely
excavated in 1938. The large mound
was 21 feet tall and dome shaped.
A smaller mound was 100 feet south
of the large one. It was 2 feet tall
and rectangular. Indians built these
cemetery mounds between
100 BC and AD 400.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 NumberHM29DH
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Date Added Sunday, July 15th, 2018 at 7:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 593317 N 3488396
Decimal Degrees31.52671667, -92.01708333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 31.603', W 92° 1.025'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 31' 36.18" N, 92° 1' 1.5" W
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Area Code(s)318
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 150 Crooks Site, Jonesville LA 71343, US
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