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Jupiter Inlet Midden 1-Jupiter,FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member BONSAIRAD
N 26° 56.594 W 080° 04.527
17R E 591777 N 2980483
Quick Description: Site of an Indian village in the 1600s
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 2/9/2009 8:33:36 PM
Waymark Code: WM5T9H
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member paintfiction
Views: 24

Long Description:
This is the site that the Jeaga Indians held the survivors of the Dickinson shipwreck in 1696.The plaque rads as follows,its all in caps and I will follow that format.
JUPITER INLET MIDDEN 1
JUPITER INLET MIDDEN 1 IS AN
ANCIENT SHELL MOUND BUILT
BY INDIANS KNOWN AS JEAGA.A
DESCRIPTION OF THESE INDIANS
BY JONATHAN DICKINSON WAS
FIRST PUBLISHED IN 1699.THIS
SHELL MOUND IS THE SITE OF
THE VILLAGE OF HOBE WHERE
THE DICKINSON SHIPWRECK
VICTIMS WERE HELD CAPTIVE BY
THE JEAGA INDIANS IN 1696
Marker Number: NO NUMBER

Date: 2008

County: Palm Beach

Marker Type: Roadside

Sponsored or placed by: PBCO Parks & recreation dept.

Website: [Web Link]

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