Ancient Mounds TrailMarksville is a ceremonial center with two earthen ridges enclosing seven mounds. Indians built these earthworks between 100 BC and AD 400. During that time, the site covered 200 acres and included other earthworks that are now destroyed. The pottery here is very similar to the Hopewell in Ohio and Illinois.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 13th, 2016 at 9:03am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 590583 N 3443860|
|Decimal Degrees||31.12515000, -92.04991667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 31° 7.509', W 92° 2.995'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||31° 7' 30.54" N, 92° 2' 59.7" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling West|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 716 Martin Luther King Dr, Marksville LA 71351, US|
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