Mayflower Mound

Mayflower Mound (HM29MV)

Location: Saint Joseph, LA 71366 Tensas Parish
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Country: United States of America
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N 31° 58.082', W 91° 23.643'

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Ancient Mounds Trail

Mayflower is a rectangular-shaped mound with a flat top. It was 10 1/2 feet tall, 130 by 130 feet at the base and 60 by 65 feet at the summit. The mound is well preserved, but the southeast corner was damaged during historic times. Decorated pottery found near the mound suggests Indians built it around AD 900.Lower PlaqueThis archaeological site is on private property. Please view the site from the highway right-of-way.NO TRESPASSING
HM NumberHM29MV
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Date Added Sunday, July 22nd, 2018 at 7:01am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 651751 N 3538018
Decimal Degrees31.96803333, -91.39405000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 31° 58.082', W 91° 23.643'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds31° 58' 4.92" N, 91° 23' 38.58" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)318
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near LA-892, Saint Joseph LA 71366, US
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