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Filhiol Mound
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kwashnak
N 32° 20.398 W 092° 05.648
15S E 585247 N 3578480
Quick Description: Marker along 165, South of Monroe. Mound visible from the sign but on private property.
Location: Louisiana, United States
Date Posted: 5/30/2010 11:47:07 AM
Waymark Code: WM8Y97
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dh2000dh
Views: 5

Long Description:
Ancient Mounds Trail
Filhiol Mound

Filhiol Mound is a 7-foot-tall platform mound that measures 98 by 98 feet at the base. It was built in two episodes. The first episode was completed around AD 700. An Indian village extended from the mound to the Ouachita River. An 1850s cemetery in the summit has helped preserve the mound.

This Archeological Site is on Private Property. Please View the Site from the Highway Right-of-Way. No Trespassing.
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Marker Name: Ancient Mounds Trail - Filhiol Mound

Marker Type: Roadside

What does marker relate to?: Other

Parish: Ouchita

Year Erected or Date Dedicated: Not listed

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